Port Harcourt
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Port Harcourt, Nigeria

August, the last month of the summer, in Port Harcourt, is another warm month, with average temperature fluctuating between 29°C (84.2°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The coldest months are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In August, in Port Harcourt, the rain falls for 20 days. Throughout August, 302mm (11.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 144 rainfall days, and 2294mm (90.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 26.1°C (79°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater in Port Harcourt.
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

The average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 2.4h of sunshine, August has the least sunshine of the year in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

What is the coldest month in Port Harcourt?

The coldest months are August and September, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

What is the temperature in August in Port Harcourt?

The average high-temperature, in August, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, in August, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 302mm (11.9") of accumulated precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Port Harcourt?

The month with the coldest seawater is August, with an average sea temperature of 26.1°C (79°F).

What is the sea water temperature in August in Port Harcourt?

In Port Harcourt, Nigeria, in August, the average water temperature is 26.1°C (79°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Port Harcourt have in August?

The average length of the day in August in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, is 12.3h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Port Harcourt?

August has the least sunshine of the year in Port Harcourt, with an average of 2.4h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Port Harcourt have in August?

In August, the average sunshine is 2.4h.
Average temperature in August - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in August: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May and June (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (21°C).

Average rainfall in August - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in August: 302mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (367mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (20mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in August: 20 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (2 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in August: 26.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Port Harcourt, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 2.4h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2.4h).