July weather forecast
Lagos, Nigeria

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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

Coming to the month of July, Lagos experiences a marginal decrease in temperatures. Rainfall drops compared to June but remains prevalent with frequent showers. Despite the showers, the amount of sunshine received remains significant. The trend of cooling sea temperatures continues from the previous month. Total rainfall in July ends up significantly lower from the June peak, measuring 257mm (10.12").

Temperature

The yearly lowest temperatures occur in July and August, averaging a high-temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F).

Rainfall

In Lagos, in July, it is raining for 13.2 days, with typically 257mm (10.12") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lagos, there are 102.8 rainfall days, and 1538mm (60.55") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Lagos, the average seawater temperature in July is 26.3°C (79.3°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) provides warmth and pleasure, making water activities enjoyable for lengthened periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine is July, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

UV index

In Lagos, the average daily maximum UV index in July is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The maximum daily UV index, 11 in July, converts into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Avoid direct Sun exposure and stay in the shade between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., a time when UV radiation is most intense, noting that not all shade structures offer full protection. By wearing a generously brimmed hat, you can cut UV radiation exposure significantly. One should apply and reapply liberally a broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ every two hours and immediately after a swim or an outdoor exercise. Be on guard! The reflective nature of sand and water boosts UV exposure.
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Frequently asked questions

What is the coldest month in Lagos?

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

How hot does it get in Lagos in July?

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

How much does it rain in Lagos in July?

In Lagos, in July, during 13.2 rainfall days, 257mm (10.12") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, the average seawater temperature in July is 26.3°C (79.3°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

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

The average day length in July in Lagos is 12h and 28min.

When 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?

The month with the least sunshine is July, with an average of 3.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Lagos?

In Lagos, Nigeria, the average sunshine duration in July is 3.2h.

What is the UV index reading in July in Lagos?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

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 3min

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 48min).

  • Average sunshine in July: 3h and 1min

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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Lagos, Nigeria

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