Maputo
Mozambique
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

September weather forecast and climate
Maputo, Mozambique

The beautiful building in Maputo train station in Maputo, Mozambique
The beautiful building in Maputo train station in Maputo, Mozambique
September, the first month of the spring, in Maputo, is still a warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 26.1°C (79°F) and min 17.2°C (63°F).

Temperature

In Maputo, Mozambique, the average high-temperature in September is relatively the same as in August - a still moderately hot 26.1°C (79°F). In Maputo, the average low-temperature is 17.2°C (63°F).

Humidity

In September, the average relative humidity in Maputo, Mozambique, is 64%.

Rainfall

In Maputo, in September, it is raining for 3.2 days, with typically 44.4mm (1.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 60.4 rainfall days, and 813.6mm (32") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Maputo, the average seawater temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.7°C (72.9°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in Maputo is 12h.

Sunshine

September has the most sunshine of the year in Maputo, with an average of 8.3h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Maputo is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In September, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in September in Maputo?

In Maputo, in September, the average high-temperature is 26.1°C (79°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.2°C (63°F).

What is the average humidity in September in Maputo?

In September, the average relative humidity in Maputo is 64%.

How many days does it rain in September in Maputo?

In September, in Maputo, the rain falls for 3.2 days. Throughout September, 44.4mm (1.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in September in Maputo?

In September, the average sea temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22.7°C (72.9°F) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in September in Maputo?

In September, the average length of the day in Maputo is 12h.

What month has the most sunshine in Maputo?

With an average of 8.3h of sunshine, September has the most sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in September in Maputo?

In September, the average sunshine in Maputo, Mozambique, is 8.3h.

What is the UV index reading in September in Maputo?

The average daily maximum UV index in September in Maputo, Mozambique, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average high temperature in September: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (29.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (24.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: 17.2°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (22.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (14.2°C).

Average humidity in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average humidity in September: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (71%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (63.5%).

Average rainfall in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average rainfall in September: 44.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (171.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (15mm).

Average rainfall days in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average rainfall days in September: 3.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (8.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (1.8 days).

Average sea temperature in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average sea temperature in September: 22.7°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January and February (27.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (22.2°C).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average daylight in September: 12h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 8.3h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
Months with least sunshine are October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in September - Maputo, Mozambique
  • Average UV index in September: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).