Climate and monthly weather forecast
Ziguinchor, Senegal

The best time to visit Ziguinchor

The best months for a swim in Ziguinchor, Senegal, are November and December, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, like December, is another hot winter month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with temperature in the range of an average low of 16°C (60.8°F) and an average high of 33°C (91.4°F). In January, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in December - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Ziguinchor, is a very hot month, with an average temperature ranging between min 17°C (62.6°F) and max 36°C (96.8°F). In Ziguinchor, the average high-temperature in February marginally rises from a tropical 33°C (91.4°F) in January to a very hot 36°C (96.8°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a very hot month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature ranging between max 36°C (96.8°F) and min 18°C (64.4°F). In March, the average high-temperature remains equal as in February - a still sweltering 36°C (96.8°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, the same as March, is another sweltering spring month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature fluctuating between 19°C (66.2°F) and 37°C (98.6°F). The warmest month is April, with an average high-temperature of 37°C (98.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 19°C (66.2°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Ziguinchor, is another very hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 36°C (96.8°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). In May, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still sweltering 36°C (96.8°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer in Ziguinchor, is still a tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34°C (93.2°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F). In June, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in May - a tropical 34°C (93.2°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, is another hot summer month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature varying between 32°C (89.6°F) and 23°C (73.4°F). In Ziguinchor, the average high-temperature in July is almost the same as in June - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F). August is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F). The month with the most rainfall is August, when the rain falls for 21 days and typically aggregates up to 446mm (17.56") of precipitation. Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a tropical month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature fluctuating between 23°C (73.4°F) and 32°C (89.6°F). In September, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, is another tropical autumn month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 33°C (91.4°F). In Ziguinchor, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Ziguinchor, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20°C (68°F) and an average high of 34°C (93.2°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F) and only 1 rainfall days, with 6mm (0.24") of accumulated rainfall, makes November the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a hot month in Ziguinchor, Senegal, with an average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 17°C (62.6°F). An excellent water temperature of 26.1°C (79°F) and 1mm (0.04") of accumulated rainfall makes December a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the driest month in Ziguinchor?

In Ziguinchor, rain does not fall in January through April.

How much does it rain in Ziguinchor?

During the entire year, Ziguinchor aggregates up to 1352mm (53.23") of precipitation.

What month is the sea coldest in Ziguinchor?

With an average sea temperature of 22.6°C (72.7°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Ziguinchor?

The months with the most sunshine in Ziguinchor are February through May and November, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ziguinchor?

The months with the highest UV index in Ziguinchor are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the warmest month in Ziguinchor?

With an average high-temperature of 37°C (98.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 19°C (66.2°F), April is the warmest month.

When does it rain in Ziguinchor?

May through December are months with rainfall in Ziguinchor, Senegal.

When are the longest days in Ziguinchor?

With an average of 12h and 51min of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Ziguinchor.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Ziguinchor?

The months with the least sunshine are July and August, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

What is the coldest month in Ziguinchor?

August is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the wettest month in Ziguinchor?

The month with the most rainfall in Ziguinchor, Senegal, is August, when the rain falls for 21 days and typically aggregates up to 446mm (17.56") of precipitation.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Ziguinchor?

October is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Ziguinchor?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11h and 24min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Ziguinchor?

Ziguinchor, Senegal, does not utilize Daylight Saving Time (DST). GMT timezone is used over the entire year.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Ziguinchor?

The month with the lowest UV index in Ziguinchor is December, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

Average rainfall
Ziguinchor, Senegal

Average rainfall - Ziguinchor, Senegal

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (446mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February, March and April (0mm).

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Average rainfall days
Ziguinchor, Senegal

Average rainfall days - Ziguinchor, Senegal

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January, February, March, April and December (0 days).

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Average sea temperature
Ziguinchor, Senegal

Average sea temperature - Ziguinchor, Senegal

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22.6°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Ziguinchor, Senegal

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Ziguinchor, Senegal

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 51min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 24min).

The months with the most sunshine are February, March, April, May and November (Average sunshine: 9h).
The months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index
Ziguinchor, Senegal

Average UV index - Ziguinchor, Senegal

The months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).

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