Monthly climate in Ibadan, Nigeria

Last updated: June 25, 2022

Under the Köppen–Geiger climate classification Ibadan features a tropical savanna climate (Aw). Temperatures typically range between 25 °C (76 °F) and 29 °C (85 °F) through the year, but rarely can drop to 16 °C (61 °F) or can rise to as high as 39 °C (102 °F). The average annual precipitation amounts to about 1358 mm (53.4 inches) and receives 203 rainy days on the 1 mm (0.04 inches) threshold annually. Ibadan enjoys an average of 3364 hours of sunshine throughout the year, and daylight varies from 11 hours 41 minutes to 12 hours 32 minutes per day.

Monthly average temperatures in Ibadan, Nigeria §

The warmest months in Ibadan are January, February and Mart, with daily mean temperatures ranging from 28 to 29 °C (83 - 85 °F) throughout the day. The coldest temperatures usually occur in July, August and September, when daily mean temperatures range from 25 to 25 °C (76 - 77 °F) throughout the day. On average each year, Ibadan experiences 327 days above 25 °C (77.0 °F) and 0 days below 0 °C (32.0 °F).

Monthly average temperatures with daily means, minimums and maximums for period, average high and low temperatures in Ibadan, Nigeria. Generated using Copernicus Climate Change Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to June 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Maximum 37°C
(99°F)
39°C
(102°F)
38°C
(101°F)
37°C
(98°F)
35°C
(95°F)
34°C
(93°F)
31°C
(88°F)
31°C
(89°F)
32°C
(90°F)
33°C
(92°F)
35°C
(96°F)
36°C
(98°F)
Mean maximum 37°C
(99°F)
38°C
(101°F)
37°C
(99°F)
35°C
(96°F)
34°C
(93°F)
32°C
(90°F)
31°C
(87°F)
31°C
(87°F)
31°C
(88°F)
32°C
(91°F)
34°C
(94°F)
36°C
(97°F)
Average high 35°C
(95°F)
36°C
(96°F)
34°C
(94°F)
33°C
(91°F)
31°C
(88°F)
30°C
(85°F)
29°C
(84°F)
28°C
(83°F)
29°C
(84°F)
30°C
(86°F)
32°C
(90°F)
34°C
(94°F)
Daily mean 28°C
(83°F)
29°C
(85°F)
28°C
(83°F)
28°C
(82°F)
27°C
(80°F)
26°C
(78°F)
25°C
(77°F)
25°C
(76°F)
25°C
(77°F)
26°C
(78°F)
27°C
(81°F)
28°C
(82°F)
Average low 22°C
(72°F)
24°C
(75°F)
25°C
(77°F)
24°C
(76°F)
24°C
(75°F)
23°C
(73°F)
23°C
(73°F)
22°C
(73°F)
23°C
(73°F)
23°C
(74°F)
24°C
(75°F)
23°C
(73°F)
Mean minimum 19°C
(66°F)
20°C
(68°F)
22°C
(73°F)
22°C
(72°F)
22°C
(72°F)
21°C
(71°F)
21°C
(71°F)
21°C
(70°F)
21°C
(71°F)
22°C
(71°F)
22°C
(72°F)
19°C
(67°F)
Minimum 16°C
(61°F)
18°C
(65°F)
22°C
(71°F)
21°C
(70°F)
22°C
(71°F)
20°C
(69°F)
20°C
(69°F)
19°C
(67°F)
21°C
(70°F)
21°C
(70°F)
22°C
(71°F)
18°C
(65°F)

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Monthly average precipitation in Ibadan, Nigeria §

Ibadan usually has the most precipitation in July, August and September, with an average of 26 rainy days and 205 mm (8.1 inches) of precipitation per month. The driest months in Ibadan are January, February and December. On average, 13 mm (0.5 inches) of precipitation falls during these months.

Monthly average precipitation and precipitation days in Ibadan, Nigeria. Generated using Copernicus Climate Change Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to January 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average precipitation mm (inches) 8 (0.3) 25 (1.0) 73 (2.9) 85 (3.4) 142 (5.6) 193 (7.6) 207 (8.1) 208 (8.2) 201 (7.9) 178 (7.0) 32 (1.3) 6 (0.2)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1 mm) 2 5 17 19 22 25 27 26 26 24 9 1

Monthly sunshine hours in Ibadan, Nigeria §

The sunniest months in Ibadan are Mart, May and December, when the sun shines an average of 9 hours 49 minutes a day. Least sunny months in Ibadan: January, August and September receive an average of 8 hours 16 minutes of sunshine daily.

Mean monthly sunshine duration, average sunshine hours per day and mean daily daylight hours in Ibadan, Nigeria. Generated using Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to January 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Mean monthly sunshine hours 261 284 297 291 304 285 272 257 244 271 285 314
Mean daily daylight hours 11h 43m 11h 52m 12h 4m 12h 16m 12h 27m 12h 32m 12h 29m 12h 20m 12h 8m 11h 56m 11h 45m 11h 41m

Solar UV radiation in Ibadan, Nigeria §

Ibadan experiences the highest level of ultraviolet (UV) radiation in Mart, April and September, when the maximum UV index can reach values of 12 - 14, which corresponds to the Extreme category of sun exposure. January, June and December are in the Very High exposure category. In these months, the maximum values of the UV index do not exceed 10. For more detailed information, check out our hourly Ibadan UV Index data.

Average daily maximum UV levels by month for Ibadan, Nigeria. Generated using Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service information. Data for period from January 2017 to June 2022.
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (month maximum) 10 12 14 12 10 9 12 11 12 11 11 10