Best time to visit, weather and climate Niger

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 Niger is 42°C in april and the lowest is 34°C in january.

The average climate figure for Niger is an 8,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

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 an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Niger per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
34°C 37°C 40°C 42°C 42°C 40°C 37°C 35°C 37°C 39°C 37°C 34°C
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All climate data from Niger
Climate data from: Niamey

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.


Climate Niger

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 34°C 37°C 40°C 42°C 42°C 40°C 37°C 35°C 37°C 39°C 37°C 34°C
Night 17°C 20°C 23°C 27°C 30°C 30°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 23°C 18°C
Precip 0
mm
1
mm
1
mm
1
mm
4
mm
5
mm
18
mm
20
mm
9
mm
4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rain
days
0 0 1 2 2 4 5 6 4 2 0 0
Dry
days
31 28 30 28 29 26 26 25 26 29 30 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 9 9 10 10 10 10
Wind force
in 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 Niger january

On average, it is maximum 34° in january in Niger and at least around 17° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger february

On average, it is maximum 37° in february in Niger and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger march

On average, it is maximum 40° in march in Niger and at least around 23° degrees. In march there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger april

On average, it is maximum 42° in april in Niger and at least around 27° degrees. In april there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger may

On average, it is maximum 42° in may in Niger and at least around 30° degrees. In may there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger june

On average, it is maximum 40° in june in Niger and at least around 30° degrees. In june there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger july

On average, it is maximum 37° in july in Niger and at least around 28° degrees. In july there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger august

On average, it is maximum 35° in august in Niger and at least around 27° degrees. In august there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger september

On average, it is maximum 37° in september in Niger and at least around 27° degrees. In september there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger october

On average, it is maximum 39° in october in Niger and at least around 27° degrees. In october there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger november

On average, it is maximum 37° in november in Niger and at least around 23° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Niger.

Climate Niger december

On average, it is maximum 34° in december in Niger and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Niger.

14 day weather forecast Niger

The weather for Niamey in Niger will be 37° till 38° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Niger is based on the weather in Niamey.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
20 Sep
Bewolkt 37°C 28°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 3
Mo
21 Sep
Licht bewolkt 35°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 7m/s 11
Tu
22 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 36°C 26°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 11
We
23 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 36°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 10
Th
24 Sep
Licht bewolkt 38°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 10
Fr
25 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 36°C 26°C 3.3 mm 50% 6m/s 6
Sa
26 Sep
Licht bewolkt 37°C 26°C 2.9 mm 50% 5m/s 10

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
27 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 35°C 27°C 1.1 mm 25% 6m/s 5
Mo
28 Sep
Licht bewolkt 37°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 11
Tu
29 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 41°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 5
We
30 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 37°C 25°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 1
Th
1 Oct
Bewolkt 36°C 25°C 2.3 mm 45% 5m/s 1
Fr
2 Oct
Helder 38°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Sa
3 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 38°C 27°C 0.3 mm 10% 5m/s 1

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Hotels and apartments in Niger

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Flight tickets to Niger

Niger has 3 airports which you can fly to:

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

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About Niger

Niger is in the continental part Africa and the capital is Niamey. The total surface is 1.267.000 km² and the population consists of 20.651.070 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 5x bigger than United States. If you want to call Niger you have to use +227 or 00227 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2275012457809 or 002275012457809.

Niger is in a straight line at 3.838 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hours55.

Currency Niger

In Niger the CFA franc BCEAO is used to pay.

Exchange rate CFA franc BCEAO (XOF) 20 september 2020

1 CFA franc BCEAO = 0,00 United States dollar
100 CFA franc BCEAO = 0,18 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 553,00 CFA franc BCEAO
100 United States dollar = 55.300,03 CFA franc BCEAO

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Niger

In Niger it is now 18:48 o’clock in the evening on sunday 20 september 2020. That is 5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Niger is Africa/Niamey and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations Niger

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera
  • Gele koorts

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Niger.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)