Niger
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Niger

The best time to visit Niger is in January and February and July until December, when you will have a hot or very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Niger is 42°C in April and the lowest is 34°C in January.

Niger has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Niger 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 Niger weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 34 37 40 42 42 40 37 35 37 39 37 34
Precipitation (mm) 0 1 1 1 4 5 18 20 9 4 0 0

Climate data from city: Niamey




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Niger weather

The Niger weather for will be 40° till 44° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The Niger weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Niamey.

Niger 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
17 may
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40°C
24°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
ENE
11
Wednesday
18 may
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40°C
26°C
0 mm
0%
5 Bft
E
11
Thursday
19 may
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41°C
29°C
0 mm
0%
7 Bft
E
11
Friday
20 may
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41°C
28°C
0.4 mm
10%
6 Bft
E
10
Saturday
21 may
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41°C
30°C
0.4 mm
15%
4 Bft
SSE
5


Climate Niger

Niger has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Niger is 38° degrees and there is about 62 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 335 days a year with an average humidity of 28% and an UV-index of 8.

Niger

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 34 37 40 42 42 40 37 35 37 39 37 34
Night temp. (°C) 17 20 23 27 30 30 28 27 27 27 23 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 0 1 1 1 4 5 18 20 9 4 0 0
Days with rain - - 1 2 2 4 5 6 4 2 - -
Dry days 31 28 30 28 29 26 26 25 26 29 30 31
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 9 10 10 10 10
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 3
UV-index 7 7 8 9 9 8 8 8 8 8 7 6

Climate data from city: Niamey

Niger weather by month

What is the average Niger weather like in a given month? 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 Niger?

Niger lies in a straight line about 11,833 km from Philippines (Manila → Niamey).

How long is the flight to Niger?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Niger is approximately 14 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Niger?

These are the largest airports in Niger:

  • Diori Hamani International Airport – Niamey
  • Zinder Airport – Zinder
  • Mano Dayak International Airport – Agadez

How many inhabitants are there in Niger?

Niger has approximately 20,651,070 inhabitants.

How big is Niger?

The area of Niger is around 1,267,000 km². It is 4,5x bigger than Philippines.

What is the capital of Niger?

The capital of Niger is Niamey.

What is the currency of Niger?

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

Exchange rates on 17 May 2022

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

What is the area code of Niger?

The area code to call Niger is +227.