The climate in Benin

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this page are taken from the collected data from 9 measuring stations in Benin.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Climate zone: tropics

With a yearly average of 33 °C the climate in Benin ist warm, but has only a few really tropical and sticky months. It is warm to hot all year round and invites to bathe at average water temperatures of 27 degrees.

Duration of daylight and sunshine in Benin

Travel season

Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from November to March. The most rain days occur from from May to October.

hours of sunshine per day

Climate charts for other regions in Benin

rainy days per month
Precipitation in mm/day
Relative humidity in %
Water temperature
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)