Abidjan weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Abidjan

The best time to visit in Abidjan in Ivory Coast is from January until May and July until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Abidjan is 31°C in January and the lowest is 26°C in August. The water temperature is between 25°C and 30°C.

Abidjan has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Abidjan or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Abidjan by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 31 30 31 31 30 28 27 26 27 28 29 30
Water temp. (°C) 28 29 28 29 29 30 25 25 25 27 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 34 40 46 56 86 188 99 51 55 85 74 53

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14 day weather forecast Abidjan

The weather for in Abidjan will be 30° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
26° 15.8 mm 85% 1 m/s 5
Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
24°
26° 7.6 mm 70% 2 m/s 5
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
26° 17.9 mm 85% 2 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
23°
26° 12.1 mm 80% 2 m/s 6
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
26° 1.2 mm 30% 2 m/s 8
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
23°
26° 0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 4
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
26° 2.4 mm 45% 2 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
23°
26° 11.3 mm 80% 2 m/s 7
Thursday 30 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
26° 3.4 mm 55% 2 m/s 4
Friday 1 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
26° 18.9 mm 85% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 2 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
26° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 3 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
26° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 1
Monday 4 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
26° 0.3 mm 10% 2 m/s 2
Tuesday 5 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
26° 0.8 mm 20% 2 m/s 1

Climate Abidjan

Abidjan has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Abidjan is 29° degrees and there is about 866 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 49 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Abidjan

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 31 30 31 31 30 28 27 26 27 28 29 30
Night temp. (°C) 25 26 26 27 26 25 24 23 24 24 25 25
Water temp. (°C) 28 29 28 29 29 30 25 25 25 27 29 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 34 40 46 56 86 188 99 51 55 85 74 53
Days with rain 16 18 21 22 26 28 26 25 26 28 28 20
Dry days 15 10 10 8 5 2 5 6 4 3 2 11
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 7 6 6 6 7 7 9
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7

Abidjan weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Abidjan? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Abidjan?

Abidjan is located in Ivory Coast. It lies in a straight line at 13,560 km from Manila.

The coordinates of Abidjan are:

  • Latitude: 5.309657
  • Longitude: -4.012656

The GPS coordinates are 5° 18' N, 4° 0' W

How long is the flight to Abidjan?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Abidjan is approximately 17 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Abidjan?

These are the airports closests to Abidjan:

  • Port Bouet Airport (11 km) – Abidjan
  • Sunyani Airport (294 km) – Sunyani

How big is Abidjan?

The area of Abidjan is around 13,300 km².

What is the currency of Abidjan?

In Abidjan the CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 CFA franc BCEAO = 11.44 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.087 CFA franc BCEAO
  • 10 CFA franc BCEAO = 114.37 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 0.87 CFA franc BCEAO
  • 100 CFA franc BCEAO = 1,143.70 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 8.74 CFA franc BCEAO

What is the area code of Abidjan?

The area code to call Abidjan is +225.