Massawa
Eritrea
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Massawa, Eritrea

The best months for a swim in Massawa, Eritrea, are January through May, November and December, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.
January, like December, in Massawa, Eritrea, is another warm winter month, with average temperature varying between 29.1°C (84.4°F) and 19.1°C (66.4°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.7°C (80.1°F) and only 3.1 rainfall days, with 34.7mm (1.4") of accumulated rainfall, make January the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

February, the last month of the winter, in Massawa, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.1°C (66.4°F) and 29.4°C (84.9°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 26.6°C (79.9°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 22.2mm (0.9") of accumulated rainfall, make February the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

March, the first month of the spring, in Massawa, is a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 20.1°C (68.2°F) and 31.8°C (89.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F) and only 1.6 rainfall days, with 10.2mm (0.4") of accumulated rainfall, make March the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in March »

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Massawa, Eritrea, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F) and an average high of 33.9°C (93°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F) and only 0.9 rainfall days, with 3.9mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall, make April the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is a very hot month in Massawa, Eritrea, with average temperature varying between 36.8°C (98.2°F) and 23.5°C (74.3°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 29.7°C (85.5°F) and only 0.6 rainfall days, with 7.6mm (0.3") of accumulated rainfall, make May the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Massawa, is a blistering month, with average temperature ranging between min 25.7°C (78.3°F) and max 40.2°C (104.4°F). In June, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a very hot 36.8°C (98.2°F) in May, to a blistering 40.2°C (104.4°F). Weather in June »

July, like June, is an extremely hot summer month in Massawa, Eritrea, with average temperature fluctuating between 40.8°C (105.4°F) and 27.7°C (81.9°F). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 40.8°C (105.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F). The average heat index is estimated at a life-threatening hot 59.8°C (139.6°F). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is also a scorching month in Massawa, Eritrea, with average temperature varying between 27.5°C (81.5°F) and 40.3°C (104.5°F). In Massawa, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still scorching 40.3°C (104.5°F). Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a very hot month in Massawa, Eritrea, with temperature in the range of an average high of 38.7°C (101.7°F) and an average low of 25.5°C (77.9°F). In September, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in August - a sweltering 38.7°C (101.7°F). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is another torrid autumn month in Massawa, Eritrea, with average temperature fluctuating between 23.3°C (73.9°F) and 35.6°C (96.1°F). In Massawa, the average high-temperature in October marginally drops, from a very hot 38.7°C (101.7°F) in September, to a still sweltering 35.6°C (96.1°F). Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Massawa, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21°C (69.8°F) and an average high of 33.1°C (91.6°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 29.6°C (85.3°F) and only 1.4 rainfall days, with 24.1mm (0.9") of accumulated rainfall, make November the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

The first month of the winter, December, is still a hot month in Massawa, Eritrea, with average temperature ranging between max 30.5°C (86.9°F) and min 19.7°C (67.5°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.8°C (82°F) and only 2.7 rainfall days, with 39.5mm (1.6") of accumulated rainfall, make December the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Massawa?

The coldest month in Massawa, Eritrea, is January, with an average high-temperature of 29.1°C (84.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 19.1°C (66.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Massawa?

January is the most humid month in Massawa, Eritrea, with an average relative humidity of 76.3%.

How much does it rain in Massawa?

In Massawa, Eritrea, during the entire year, the rain falls for 15.1 days and collects up to 183.3mm (7.2") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Massawa?

With an average sea temperature of 26.6°C (79.9°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Massawa.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Massawa?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Massawa.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Massawa?

April and May, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Massawa.

What is the driest month in Massawa?

June is the month with the least rainfall in Massawa. Rain falls for 0.1 days and accumulates 0.4mm (0") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Massawa?

With an average of 13h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Massawa.

What is the warmest month in Massawa?

With an average high-temperature of 40.8°C (105.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F), July is the warmest month.

What is the least humid month in Massawa?

With an average relative humidity of 53%, July is the least humid month in Massawa, Eritrea.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Massawa?

With an average of 6h of sunshine, July has the least sunshine of the year in Massawa, Eritrea.

What month is the sea warmest in Massawa?

The month with the warmest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 32.6°C (90.7°F).

What is the rainiest month in Massawa?

December is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 2.7 days and accumulates 39.5mm (1.6") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Massawa?

The month with the shortest days in Massawa is December, with an average of 11.2h of daylight.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Massawa?

December is the month with the lowest UV index in Massawa, with an average maximum UV index of 8.
Average temperature - Massawa, Eritrea
Average humidity - Massawa, Eritrea
Average rainfall - Massawa, Eritrea

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (39.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (0.4mm).

Average rainfall days - Massawa, Eritrea

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (3.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (0.1 days).

Average sea temperature - Massawa, Eritrea

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (32.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.6°C).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Massawa, Eritrea
Average UV index - Massawa, Eritrea

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).