Cape Point
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

September weather forecast and climate
Cape Point, The Gambia

The first month of the autumn, Septiembre, is still a tropical month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In Septiembre, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in Agosto - a still tropical 31°C (87.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Septiembre, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout Septiembre, 273mm (10.75") of precipitation is accumulated. In Cape Point, during the entire year, the rain falls for 58 days and collects up to 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: 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

In Septiembre, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Septiembre, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Cape Point. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In Septiembre, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in Septiembre in Cape Point?

In Septiembre, in Cape Point, The Gambia, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Cape Point in Septiembre?

In Septiembre, in Cape Point, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout Septiembre, 273mm (10.75") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Cape Point?

Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Cape Point.

How warm is the water in Septiembre in Cape Point?

In Septiembre, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°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.

What is the average length of the day in Septiembre in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, the average length of the day in Septiembre is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cape Point have in Septiembre?

The average sunshine in Septiembre is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Cape Point?

Months with the highest UV index are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in Septiembre in Cape Point?

In Septiembre, the average daily maximum UV index in Cape Point, The Gambia, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in September: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in September: 273mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in September: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in September: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in September: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 7h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in September - Cape Point, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in September: 12

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).