Dakar
Senegal
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

June weather forecast and climate
Dakar, Senegal

A high aerial view of the vast city of Dakar, Senegal, with a beautiful outline of the Atlantic Ocean waterfront
A high aerial view of the vast city of Dakar, Senegal, with a beautiful outline of the Atlantic Ocean waterfront
June, the first month of the summer, in Dakar, is still a warm month, with average temperature varying between 28.9°C (84°F) and 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

In June, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in May - a still warm 28.9°C (84°F). In Dakar, in June, the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Humidity

In June, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are January, February, June through December.

Sea temperature

In Dakar, the average water temperature 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.

Daylight

The month with the longest days in Dakar is June, with an average of 13h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Dakar, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in June transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in June in Dakar?

In Dakar, in June, the average high-temperature is 28.9°C (84°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

What is the average humidity in June in Dakar?

The average relative humidity in June in Dakar, Senegal, is 78%.

When does it start raining in Dakar?

June is the first month it rains. Throughout June, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 10.2mm (0.4") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in June in Dakar?

In Dakar, Senegal, in June, the average water temperature 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.

When are the longest days in Dakar?

With an average of 13h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Dakar.

How many hours of daylight does Dakar have in June?

The average length of the day in June is 13h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dakar have in June?

The average sunshine in June in Dakar, Senegal, is 8.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Dakar?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Dakar, Senegal.

What is the UV index reading in June in Dakar?

In Dakar, Senegal, the average daily maximum UV index in June is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average high temperature in June: 28.9°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are September and October (30.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (24.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in June: 23.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (17°C).

Average humidity in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average humidity in June: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (66%).

Average rainfall in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average rainfall in June: 10.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (184mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March, April and May (0mm).

Average rainfall days in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average rainfall days in June: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average sea temperature in June: 26.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (28.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (19.9°C).

Average daylight in June / Average sunshine in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average daylight in June: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in June: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

Average UV index in June - Dakar, Senegal
  • Average UV index in June: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).