Common information

Capital
Porto-Novo
Language
French, Fon
Currency
CFA Franc BCEAO
Population
10 323 000
Phone code
+229

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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Benin

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high, °C 35 36 37 37 36 38 40 39 38 35 34 33 40
Average high, °C 29 31 32 32 32 34 34 33 32 30 29 28 31
Average temperature, °C 26 27 27 27 27 29 29 29 28 26 25 25 27
Average low, °C 22 23 22 22 22 24 25 25 24 23 22 22 23
Record low, °C 16 16 16 14 15 17 16 18 20 18 17 17 14
Rain, days 11 8 2 1 1 2 4 6 9 12 12 11 79
Fog, days 2 4 9 13 11 6 3 2 2 2 3 3 58
Thunderstorms, days 10 12 6 2 1 3 7 12 15 14 8 7 94
Average precipitation, mm. 153 117 33 13 9 26 67 108 156 219 156 127 1183
Relative humidity, % 82 79 71 65 61 63 67 73 77 81 83 83 74
Relative humidity morning, % 93 93 89 80 74 77 81 87 91 93 93 93 87
Relative humidity evening, % 72 66 54 48 45 47 52 58 65 71 74 74 60
Wind speed, km/h 11 10 9 9 11 12 13 13 12 11 13 12 11
Day Length, часов 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point, °C 22 23 21 19 18 20 21 23 23 23 22 22 257
Growing degree-day, °C 471 517 518 526 529 527 596 564 551 492 478 472 6239
Solar radiation, global, Mj/m2 16 18 19 19 20 21 21 20 19 17 16 15 19