Freetown
Sierra Leone
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

June weather forecast and climate
Freetown, Sierra Leone

The hilly seaside city of Freetown in Sierra Leone, with calm waters on sunny dusk
The hilly seaside city of Freetown in Sierra Leone, with calm waters on sunny dusk
The first month of the summer, June, is also a hot month in Freetown, Sierra Leone, with average temperature fluctuating between 23.6°C (74.5°F) and 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In June, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in May - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). The average low-temperature, in June, is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Humidity

In Freetown, Sierra Leone, the average relative humidity in June is 76%.

Rainfall

In Freetown, in June, during 22 rainfall days, 323mm (12.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Freetown, during the entire year, the rain falls for 152 days and collects up to 2945.3mm (116") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In June, the average sea temperature in Freetown is 28.6°C (83.5°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.

Daylight

Months with the longest days are June and July, with an average of 12.6h of daylight.

Sunshine

In June, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

In June, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In June, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in June in Freetown?

In June, in Freetown, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

What is the average humidity in June in Freetown?

In Freetown, the average relative humidity in June is 76%.

How many days does it rain in June in Freetown?

In June, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, the rain falls for 22 days. Throughout June, 323mm (12.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in June in Freetown?

In Freetown, Sierra Leone, the average seawater temperature in June is 28.6°C (83.5°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.

When are the longest days in Freetown?

Months with the longest days in Freetown are June and July, with an average of 12.6h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Freetown have in June?

In Freetown, the average length of the day in June is 12.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Freetown have in June?

In Freetown, Sierra Leone, the average sunshine in June is 5.1h.

What is the UV index reading in June in Freetown?

The average daily maximum UV index in June in Freetown is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average high temperature in June: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (28.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in June: 23.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (23°C).

Average humidity in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average humidity in June: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (66%).

Average rainfall in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average rainfall in June: 323mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (791.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (3.4mm).

Average rainfall days in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average rainfall days in June: 22 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (27 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (0 days).

Average sea temperature in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average sea temperature in June: 28.6°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are November and December (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (27.3°C).

Average daylight in June / Average sunshine in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average daylight in June: 12.6h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in June: 5.1h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2.8h).

Average UV index in June - Freetown, Sierra Leone
  • Average UV index in June: 11

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).