August weather forecast
Kano, Nigeria

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Kano, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29°C (84.2°F) and min 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is August, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 228mm (8.98") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kano, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

Sunshine

August has the least sunshine of the year in Kano, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Kano?

With an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 20.9°C (69.6°F), August is the coldest month in Kano, Nigeria.

What is the wettest month in Kano?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Kano. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 228mm (8.98") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in August in Kano?

In Kano, during August, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 228mm (8.98") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kano have in August?

In Kano, Nigeria, the average length of the day in August is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kano?

August has the least sunshine of the year in Kano, Nigeria, with an average of 7.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kano?

The average sunshine in August in Kano is 7.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Kano?

Months with the highest UV index in Kano, Nigeria, are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in August in Kano?

In Kano, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Kano, Nigeria

Average temperature in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 20.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Kano, Nigeria

Average rainfall in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in August: 228mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Kano, Nigeria

Average rainfall days in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Kano, Nigeria

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in August: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average UV index in August
Kano, Nigeria

Average UV index in August - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in August: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).

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