Nouakchott Weather in August

What's the weather like in Nouakchott (Nouakchott) in August 2024?

The climate in Nouakchott during August can be summarized as very hot and reasonably dry.

August is in the summer in Nouakchott and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 33°C (92°F), whilst at night 25°C (77°F) is normal.

Nouakchott weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 33.1°C 91.6°F
Nightly temperature 25.1°C 77.2°F
Average temperature 29.1°C 84.4°F
Daily sunshine 8.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 44 mm 1.7 ins
Rainy days 2 days
Sea temperature 26.2°C 79.2°F
Humidity 69%
Windspeed 7.9kph 5 mph

On average August is the wettest month of the year in Nouakchott with around 44mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 2 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.6 hours of sunshine per day.

August temperatures in Nouakchott

Nouakchott average temperature in August

August rainfall

Nouakchott average rain in August

August hourly sunshine

Nouakchott average rain in August

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Nouakchott in August 2024.

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Nouakchott weather stats

Nouakchott weather statistics
Hottest month: September 35.3°C 95.5°F
Driest month: May 0mm 0ins
Sunniest month: April 9.7hrs
Coldest month: January 28°C 82.4°F
Wettest month: August 44mm 1.7ins
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