September weather forecast
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a warm month in Abakaliki, Nigeria, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.8°C (73°F) and an average high of 29.1°C (84.4°F).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in August - a still warm 29.1°C (84.4°F). In September, in Abakaliki, Nigeria, the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in September is evaluated at a torrid 36.9°C (98.4°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

July through September, with an average relative humidity of 88%, are the most humid months.

Rainfall

In Abakaliki, it is raining for 28.8 days, with typically 206mm (8.11") of accumulated precipitation. In Abakaliki, during the entire year, the rain falls for 222.6 days and collects up to 1261mm (49.65") of precipitation.

Daylight

In September, the average length of the day in Abakaliki, Nigeria, is 12h and 9min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:34. On the last day of September, in Abakaliki, Nigeria, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:19 WAT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in September is 5.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in September in Abakaliki, Nigeria, is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in September interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in September in Abakaliki?

The average high-temperature, in September, is 29.1°C (84.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). In September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 36.9°C (98.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Abakaliki?

The months with the highest humidity are July through September, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

What is the average humidity in September in Abakaliki?

The average relative humidity in September in Abakaliki is 88%.

How much does it rain in Abakaliki in September?

In Abakaliki, during September, the rain falls for 28.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 206mm (8.11") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Abakaliki have in September?

In September, the average day length in Abakaliki, Nigeria, is 12h and 9min.

When are sunrise and sunset in September in Abakaliki?

On the first day of September, sunrise is at 06:20 and sunset at 18:34. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:15 and sunset at 18:19 WAT.

How long on average sun shines in September in Abakaliki?

The average sunshine duration in September in Abakaliki, Nigeria, is 5.8h.

What is the UV index reading in September in Abakaliki?

In Abakaliki, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average temperature in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in September: 29.1°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (36.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: 22.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22.6°C).

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Average pressure in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average pressure in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average pressure in September: 1012.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1009mbar).

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Average wind speed in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average wind speed in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average wind speed in September: 7.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are October and November (6.9km/h).

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Average humidity in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average humidity in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average humidity in September: 88%

The months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (44%).

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Average rainfall in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average rainfall in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in September: 206mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (261mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in September: 28.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (29.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (2.1 days).

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Average daylight in September /
Average sunshine in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in September: 12h and 9min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in September: 5h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average sunshine days in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average sunshine days in September: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (28.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.5 days).

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Average UV index in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average UV index in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in September: 7

The months with the highest UV index are February and March (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average cloud cover in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average cloud cover in September: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 9).

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Average visibility in September
Abakaliki, Nigeria

Average visibility in September - Abakaliki, Nigeria
  • Average visibility in September: 7km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (7km).

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