General information about Parakou
Country Benin
region Borgou 10
Population 163,753
Time Zone Africa/Porto-Novo
Coordinates of Parakou
Time Zone Africa/Porto-Novo
GMT +1
DST +1
Latitude 9.337160000
Longitude 2.630310000
Elevation (STRM3) 369 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Parakou

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 35 38 37 37 38 40 40 38 38 33 37 40
Average high °C 30 32 34 34 35 36 37 35 33 31 29 29 33
Average temperature °C 26 27 27 27 27 29 30 29 28 27 25 25 27
Average low °C 21 21 20 19 19 22 23 23 23 22 21 21 21
Record low °C 15 16 12 10 12 16 15 16 18 18 18 18 10
Rain Days 13 6 1 1 1 1 4 6 9 10 14 15 81
Fog Days 6 9 11 6 3 4 2 1 0 2 4 6 54
Thunderstorms Days 17 13 2 0 0 1 6 13 16 14 13 12 107
Average precipitation Mm. 193 82 6 3 4 9 39 72 122 141 193 218 1082
Relative humidity % 80 75 60 48 41 45 55 66 73 77 81 82 65
Relative humidity morning % 94 93 81 57 47 59 74 85 90 92 93 94 80
Relative humidity evening % 67 57 34 24 20 22 30 43 55 62 68 70 46
Wind speed Km/h 21 21 22 22 25 26 34 34 32 25 23 23 26
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 22 22 19 14 13 16 20 22 23 22 22 22 235
Growing degree-day °C 465 515 510 512 527 537 617 579 555 495 477 465 6253
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 17 19 21 21 20 22 22 22 21 18 16 16 20
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Parakou - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
109 kmNiamtougou International AirportNiamtougouM
142 kmIlorin International AirportIlorinM
165 kmIbadan AirportIbadanM
196 kmMurtala Muhammed International AirportLagosL
207 kmCadjehoun AirportCotonouM
233 kmAkure AirportAkureM
239 kmLomé-Tokoin AirportLoméM
239 kmTamale AirportTamaleM
262 kmMinna AirportMinnaM
288 kmDiori Hamani International AirportNiameyM

Cities close to Parakou

Showing 1-10 of 33 items.
CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
179 km BeninLittoralCotonou780,000
170 km BeninOuéméPorto-Novo234,168
174 km BeninAtlantiqueAbomey-Calavi385,755
0 km BeninBorgouParakou163,753
177 km BeninAtlantiqueHevie13,450
54 km BeninBorgouBembereke24,006
135 km BeninZouAbomey82,154
141 km BeninPlateauPobe32,983
158 km BeninAtakoraMalanville37,117
91 km BeninAtakoraGuilmaro6,516