General information about Jos
Country Nigeria
Region Plateau 49
Region 2Jos North 32005
Population 816,824
Time Zone Africa/Lagos
Coordinates of Jos
Time Zone Africa/Lagos
GMT +1
DST +1
Latitude 9.928490000
Longitude 8.892120000
Elevation (STRM3) 1186 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Jos

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 28 32 32 32 35 33 35 36 32 32 30 30 36
Average high °C 22 23 23 22 22 25 26 26 25 23 21 22 23
Average temperature °C 21 22 21 20 20 22 24 24 23 21 20 20 22
Average low °C 19 20 19 18 18 21 23 23 21 20 19 19 20
Record low °C 15 2 7 1 6 7 11 15 14 16 15 15 1
Rain Days 6 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 3 2 7 9 33
Fog Days 7 9 2 0 1 0 2 4 7 6 8 8 54
Thunderstorms Days 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 7 8 9 47
Average precipitation Mm. 211 41 2 1 2 2 23 92 184 214 311 283 1366
Relative humidity % 75 60 36 31 26 25 34 52 68 74 81 82 53
Relative humidity morning % 93 83 49 36 32 31 45 75 90 90 94 95 68
Relative humidity evening % 60 43 22 18 16 15 17 37 55 62 71 69 40
Wind speed Km/h 11 12 13 14 14 14 15 14 14 14 13 13 13
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 16 13 3 0 -2 -1 1 11 17 17 17 17 109
Growing degree-day °C 317 362 317 310 310 330 431 417 396 317 310 310 4125
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 21 22 21 21 22 23 22 21 20 19 18 21
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Jos - Closest airports

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Cities close to Jos

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387 km NigeriaLagosLagos9,000,000412 USD5.09.34.6
98 km NigeriaAbuja Federal Capital TerritoryAbuja590,400532 USD
369 km NigeriaOgunAbeokuta593,100
290 km NigeriaEdoBenin City1,125,058
295 km NigeriaOndoOndo257,005
248 km NigeriaAnambraAwka167,738
225 km NigeriaEnuguEnugu688,862
333 km NigeriaOyoIbadan3,565,108
217 km NigeriaAdamawaYola96,006
288 km NigeriaOsunOsogbo156,694