Sokoto, Nigeria Weather

Current: 31.37°C/88.47°F, Wind SW at 11.02 km/h, 53% Humidity, 8% Chance of rain

Sokoto,  Weather
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Current conditions

Updated: None
31°C
87.8°F
°C °F

Condition: Overcast Clouds

Pressure: 1,013 hPa

Sea level: 1,013 hPa

Temperature: 33.9°C

Cloud: 100%

Humidity: 53%

Wind: SSW 12.35 km/h

Visibility: 10,000 m

Weather forecast

Sun
14 Jul
31°C
Clouds
Mon
15 Jul
30°C
Rain
Tue
16 Jul
28°C
Rain
Wed
17 Jul
30°C
Rain
Thu
18 Jul
32°C
Rain
Hourly forecast today:
21:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Overcast Clouds
53% 11.02 km/h
22:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Overcast Clouds
54% 11.63 km/h
23:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Overcast Clouds
54% 11.2 km/h
01:00 AM
30° / 31°
30° / 31°
Overcast Clouds
57% 13.07 km/h
02:00 AM
30° / 30°
30° / 30°
Overcast Clouds
61% 17.32 km/h
03:00 AM
29° / 29°
29° / 29°
Overcast Clouds
65% 22.28 km/h
04:00 AM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Overcast Clouds
71% 25.24 km/h
05:00 AM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Overcast Clouds
73% 25.88 km/h
06:00 AM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Overcast Clouds
74% 27.76 km/h
07:00 AM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Overcast Clouds
77% 26.32 km/h
08:00 AM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
79% 27.72 km/h
09:00 AM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
81% 29.56 km/h
10:00 AM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
82% 31.32 km/h
11:00 AM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
83% 31.68 km/h
12:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
83% 32.51 km/h
13:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
84% 35.32 km/h
14:00 PM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
78% 35.64 km/h
15:00 PM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Broken Clouds
70% 30.96 km/h
16:00 PM
29° / 29°
29° / 29°
Broken Clouds
63% 27.36 km/h
17:00 PM
30° / 30°
30° / 30°
Broken Clouds
57% 23.4 km/h
18:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Broken Clouds
53% 20.56 km/h
19:00 PM
30° / 30°
30° / 30°
Broken Clouds
55% 21.24 km/h
20:00 PM
31° / 31°
31° / 31°
Overcast Clouds
53% 22.43 km/h
21:00 PM
32° / 32°
32° / 32°
Overcast Clouds
51% 19.4 km/h
22:00 PM
32° / 32°
32° / 32°
Overcast Clouds
50% 18.68 km/h
23:00 PM
32° / 32°
32° / 32°
Broken Clouds
50% 18.36 km/h

30 Day Averages and Extremes

  • Average high 29.72°C
  • Average low 23.1°C
  • Hottest day (23 July 2024) 33.85°C
  • Coldest day (17 August 2024) 20.79°C
  • Average humidity 57.48%
  • Days with precipitation 14 days
  • Highest precipitation 13.39 mm (19 July 2024)

Yesterday's Data

  • Max: 35°C
  • Min: 27°C
  • Total Precipitation: 0 mm

Temperature and possibility of rain in Sokoto over the next 12 hours

Temperature and possibility of rain in Sokoto in the coming days

Rainfall in Sokoto in the coming days

Sokoto Climate Summary

Sokoto features a Subtropical steppe (Köppen classification: BSh), with an average annual temperature of 31.67ºC (89.01ºF), which is about 2.21% higher than the national average for Nigeria. Annually, the city experiences approximately 34.38 millimeters (1.35 inches) of rainfall, spread across 47.17 rainy days, accounting for 12.92% of the year.

Longitude 13.0058731
Latitude 5.2475518
Yearly high temperature 37.05ºC (98.69ºF)
Yearly low temperature 24.01ºC (75.22ºF)
Hottest month April 42.23ºC (108.01ºF)
Coldest month January 16.52ºC (61.74ºF)
Yearly precip 34.38mm (1.35in)
Days with rainfall 47.17 days (12.92%)
Driest month January (14.61%)
Wettest month August (62.65%)

Weather averages by month

Month High / Low (°C) Rain
January 33.36° / 16.52° 0.0 days
February 37.03° / 19.24° 0.27 days
March 40.41° / 22.89° 0.0 days
April 42.23° / 26.71° 1.09 days
May 41.35° / 29.98° 4.09 days
June 38.79° / 29.26° 7.09 days
July 35.37° / 27.02° 11.09 days
August 33.13° / 25.05° 13.91 days
September 35.52° / 25.6° 7.27 days
October 37.64° / 25.64° 2.36 days
November 36.61° / 22.32° 0.0 days
December 33.18° / 17.91° 0.0 days

Frequently asked questions

1. What is the hottest month in Sokoto?

April has the highest average monthly temperature (daily mean of 42.23ºC) and January are the coolest (daily mean of 16.52ºC).

2. What should I wear in Sokoto today?

For today's very hot weather in Sokoto, with the high temperatures above 35ºC (95.0ºF), consider wearing:
- Ultra-thin, breathable socks
- Broad-brimmed sun hat
- High SPF sunscreen for outdoor activities
- Light, natural fabrics (like cotton or linen)

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Temperature

Day
31°C
Night
32°C
Morning
27°C
Afternoon
35°C

Air quality

Good

Satisfactory air quality, minimal pollution, low risk

  • CO 433.92
  • NH3 3.45
  • NO 0
  • NO2 1.76
  • O3 20.74
  • PM10 8.63
  • PM25 4.23
  • SO2 0.53

Sunrise / Sunset

12:22 PM
01:08 AM