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Abidjan Climate & Temperature

  • Abidjan, Ivory Coast is at 5°15'N, 3°55'W, 8 m (26 ft). See map.
  • Abidjan has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Aw) with a pronounced dry season in the low-sun months , no cold season, wet season is in the high-sun months.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Abidjan is situated in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 26.6 degrees Celsius (79.8 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.4 °C (6.1°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic. Abidjan Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1847.6 mm (72.7 inches) which is equivalent to 1847.6 Litres/m² (45.32 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2152 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Abidjan you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Nadi, Viti Levu, Fiji where you would find a Tropical monsoonal climate.

Abidjan Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 31 (87) 31 (88) 31 (88) 31 (88) 30 (87) 29 (84) 27 (81) 27 (80) 28 (82) 29 (85) 31 (87) 30 (87) 30 (85)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 27 (80) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 27 (80) 26 (78) 25 (76) 25 (76) 26 (78) 27 (80) 27 (81) 27 (81) 27 (80)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 24 (74) 25 (76) 25 (77) 25 (77) 25 (76) 24 (75) 23 (73) 22 (72) 22 (72) 24 (74) 24 (76) 24 (75) 24 (75)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 16 (1) 49 (2) 107 (4) 141 (6) 294 (12) 562 (22) 206 (8) 37 (1) 81 (3) 138 (5) 143 (6) 75 (3) 1848 (73)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 3 (10) 4 (14) 7 (23) 9 (30) 16 (52) 19 (63) 10 (32) 6 (19) 9 (30) 13 (42) 13 (43) 7 (23) 116 (32)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 5h 54' 7h 30' 7h 17' 7h 00' 6h 11' 3h 54' 3h 42' 3h 54' 4h 42' 6h 30' 7h 30' 6h 42' 5h 53'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 50' 11h 56' 12h 05' 12h 13' 12h 21' 12h 24' 12h 23' 12h 17' 12h 08' 11h 59' 11h 52' 11h 49' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 50 (50) 63 (37) 61 (39) 58 (42) 51 (49) 32 (68) 30 (70) 32 (68) 39 (61) 55 (45) 64 (36) 57 (43) 49 (51)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 64.8 73.9 84.8 83.3 75 71.8 74.8 83.2 85.1 73.5 64.6 61.3 74.7

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