Benin: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the best time to go to Benin from average weather conditions in many locations like Natitingou or Lokossa, on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Benin?

When is the best time to go to Benin? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Benin, the weather is at least tolerable in January, February, March, May, June, July, September, October, November and December
  • The best month to go to Cotonou regarding the weather is October
  • On average, the warmest months in Cotonou are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are June and July
  • Tchaourou is the city with the best climate, with good weather 7 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Cotonou are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, October, November and December

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Benin for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
tolerable to good* Benin in january
tolerable to good* Benin in february
tolerable Benin in march
bad to tolerable* Benin in april
tolerable to good* Benin in may
tolerable to good* Benin in june
tolerable Benin in july
bad to tolerable* Benin in august
tolerable to good* Benin in september
tolerable to good* Benin in october
tolerable to good* Benin in november
tolerable to perfect* Benin in december

When to go to Benin by city

Cotonou

Best time to go to Cotonou

The best time to visit Cotonou is october.

Bohicon

Best time to go to Bohicon

The best months to go to Bohicon are january and december.

Kandi

Best time to go to Kandi

The best months to go to Kandi are january, february, september, november and december.

Lokossa

Best time to go to Lokossa

The best months to go to Lokossa are january, may, october, november and december.

Natitingou

Best time to go to Natitingou

The best months to go to Natitingou are january, february, may, october, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Benin

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Temperatures and rainfall in Benin

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Benin and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Cotonou, Bohicon, Kandi, Lokossa and Natitingou, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Benin

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cities in Benin

About Benin

What can I do in Benin?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Benin reliable?

Climate data for Benin has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Benin allows us to determine the average for each month in Cotonou, Bohicon, Kandi, Lokossa, Natitingou, Save and Tchaourou.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

Average weather and best time to go: city by city in Benin:

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