Nouakchott
Mauritania
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Nouakchott, Mauritania

A high panorama of the Nautique Grand Mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania, with a distant cityscape and skyscape
A high panorama of the Nautique Grand Mosque in Nouakchott, Mauritania, with a distant cityscape and skyscape
July, like June, is a hot summer month in Nouakchott, Mauritania, with average temperature varying between 22.9°C (73.2°F) and 31.3°C (88.3°F).

Temperature

In July, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a tropical 34.6°C (94.3°F) in June, to a still hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). The average low-temperature, in July, is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Rainfall

In Nouakchott, Mauritania, in July, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 12mm (0.5") of accumulated precipitation. In Nouakchott, during the entire year, the rain falls for 7 days and collects up to 94mm (3.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In July, the average sea temperature is 24°C (75.2°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 24°C (75.2°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Nouakchott, the average length of the day in July is 13.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Nouakchott is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Nouakchott are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in July interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in July in Nouakchott?

In July, in Nouakchott, the average high-temperature is 31.3°C (88.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

How many days does it rain in July in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, Mauritania, in July, during 1 rainfall days, 12mm (0.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in July in Nouakchott?

In July, the average sea temperature is 24°C (75.2°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24°C (75.2°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in July in Nouakchott?

In July, the average length of the day in Nouakchott is 13.1h.

How long on average sun shines in July in Nouakchott?

The average sunshine in July in Nouakchott is 8h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in July in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, the average daily maximum UV index in July is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in July: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (36.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (29.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 22.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (24.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.7°C).

Average rainfall in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in July: 12mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (36mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are April and May (0mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in July: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April, May, June, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average sea temperature in July: 24°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February, March, April and May (19°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average daylight in July: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in July - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average UV index in July: 12

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 7).