Lagos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Lagos, Nigeria

A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
A lit city building in Lagos, Nigeria, with other city structures, seen from River Niger
July, the same as June, is another warm summer month in Lagos, Nigeria, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.1°C (82.6°F) and 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F).

Rainfall

In Lagos, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 256.9mm (10.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lagos, there are 102.8 rainfall days, and 1538mm (60.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In July, the average sea temperature in Lagos is 26.3°C (79.3°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

Months with the longest days are June and July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight.

Sunshine

July has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

UV index

In Lagos, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in July interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Lagos?

July and August, with an average high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in July in Lagos?

In July, in Lagos, the average high-temperature is 28.1°C (82.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.1°C (71.8°F).

How much does it rain in Lagos in July?

In Lagos, during July, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 256.9mm (10.1") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in July in Lagos?

In July, the average sea temperature in Lagos is 26.3°C (79.3°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

When are the longest days in Lagos?

Months with the longest days in Lagos, Nigeria, are June and July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Lagos have in July?

The average length of the day in July in Lagos, Nigeria, is 12.5h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lagos?

July has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Lagos?

The average sunshine in July is 3.2h.

What is the UV index reading in July in Lagos?

The average daily maximum UV index in July in Lagos, Nigeria, is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in July: 28.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in July: 22.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average rainfall in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in July: 256.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (312.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in July: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (1.4 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in July: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in July: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 3.2h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average UV index in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in July: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).