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

June 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
June, the first month of the summer, in Nouakchott, is still a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 21.4°C (70.5°F) and 34.6°C (94.3°F).

Temperature

In June, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in May - a still tropical 34.6°C (94.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Nouakchott, is 21.4°C (70.5°F).

Rainfall

January through March, June through December are months with rainfall.

Sea temperature

In June, the average sea temperature is 21°C (69.8°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 21°C (69.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Nouakchott, Mauritania, is June, with an average of 13.2h of daylight.

Sunshine

In June, the average sunshine in Nouakchott, Mauritania, 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 reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In June, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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.

What is the temperature in June in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, Mauritania, in June, the average high-temperature is 34.6°C (94.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.4°C (70.5°F).

When does it start to rain in Nouakchott?

June is the first month it rains. Throughout June, Nouakchott receives 1mm (0") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in June in Nouakchott?

In Nouakchott, the average seawater temperature in June is 21°C (69.8°F). For most, swimming in 21°C (69.8°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

When are the longest days in Nouakchott?

The month with the longest days in Nouakchott, Mauritania, is June, with an average of 13.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Nouakchott have in June?

In Nouakchott, the average length of the day in June is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nouakchott have in June?

In June, the average sunshine in Nouakchott, Mauritania, is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Nouakchott?

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

What is the UV index intensity in June in Nouakchott?

In June, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in June: 34.6°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 June: 21.4°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 June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in June: 1mm

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 June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in June: 0 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 June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average sea temperature in June: 21°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 June / Average sunshine in June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average daylight in June: 13.2h

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 June: 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 June - Nouakchott, Mauritania
  • Average UV index in June: 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).