July weather forecast
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

Weather in July

July, like June, in Lagos, Nigeria, is a moderately hot summer month, with an 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, Nigeria, during 13.2 rainfall days, 257mm (10.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Lagos, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.8 days and collects up to 1538mm (60.55") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Lagos, the average water temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In July, the average length of the day is 12h and 28min.
On the first day of July, sunrise is at 06:35 and sunset at 19:05. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 19:05 WAT.

Sunshine

With an average of 3.2h of sunshine, July has the least sunshine of the year in Lagos.

UV index

In July, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in July interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the coldest months in Lagos?

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

What is the temperature in July in Lagos?

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

How many days does it rain in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, in July, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 257mm (10.12") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in July in Lagos?

In July, the average sea temperature in Lagos, Nigeria, 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.

What is the average length of the day in July in Lagos?

In July, the average day length in Lagos, Nigeria, is 12h and 28min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in July in Lagos?

In July, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:35 and sunset at 19:05. On the last day of the month, in Lagos, sunrise is at 06:40 and sunset at 19:05 WAT.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Lagos?

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

How long on average sun shines in July in Lagos?

The average sunshine duration in July is 3.2h.

What is the UV index reading in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in July is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in July
Lagos, Nigeria

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).
The 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).

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Average rainfall in July
Lagos, Nigeria

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 least rainfall) is January (14.3mm).

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Average rainfall days in July
Lagos, Nigeria

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 least rainy days is December (1.4 days).

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Average sea temperature in July
Lagos, Nigeria

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).

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Average daylight in July /
Average sunshine in July
Lagos, Nigeria

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Lagos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in July: 12h and 28min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 30min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 45min).

  • Average sunshine in July: 3h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3h and 12min).

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Average UV index in July
Lagos, Nigeria

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

The 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).

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