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

Discover the perfect time to visit Mauritania from average weather conditions in many locations like Atar or Nouakchott here.

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When is the best time to go to Mauritania?

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

  • In Mauritania, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, October, November and December
  • The weather is good all year in Nouakchott
  • On average, the warmest months in Nouakchott are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The cities with the best climate are Nouakchott and Nouadhibou, with good weather at least 11 months a year

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

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

When to go to Mauritania by city

Nouakchott

Best time to go to Nouakchott

The best months to go to Nouakchott are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Nouadhibou

Best time to go to Nouadhibou

The best months to go to Nouadhibou are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Akjoujt

Best time to go to Akjoujt

The best months to go to Akjoujt are january, february, march, april, october, november and december.

Atar

Best time to go to Atar

The best months to go to Atar are january, february, march, april, may, september, october, november and december.

Bir Moghreïn

Best time to go to Bir Moghreïn

The best months to go to Bir Moghreïn are january, february, march, april, may, june, september, october, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Mauritania

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Mauritania : maison Oualata


Temperatures and rainfall in Mauritania

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Mauritania and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Nouakchott, Nouadhibou, Akjoujt, Atar and Bir Moghreïn.


Map of Mauritania

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cities in Mauritania

About Mauritania

What can I do in Mauritania?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Mauritania reliable?

Climate data for Mauritania has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Mauritania allows us to determine the average for each month in Nouakchott, Nouadhibou, Akjoujt, Atar, Bir Moghreïn and Néma.

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 Mauritania:

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