The best times to visit Shagamu for ideal weather are
November 12th to March 25th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Shagamu Travel Guide
Other Shagamu Travel Info
Weather in Shagamu
Average temperatures in Shagamu vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Shagamu, the hottest months are March, February, and then April. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early March where highs are regularly around 94.2°F (34.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.6°F (25.3°C) at night.
Shagamu Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Shagamu Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Shagamu Perceived Temperature (F)
Shagamu Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Shagamu Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Shagamu are January, March, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid October with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of October 8th.
When can you find snow in Shagamu? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Shagamu.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Shagamu (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Shagamu has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (60.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (84.4%).
Wind in Shagamu is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and April. February’s average wind speed of around 6.7 knots (7.7 MPH or 12.3 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 12.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Shagamu.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||5.3||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.7||Light breeze||10.3||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.1||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5.9||Light breeze||10.5||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.2||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||4.9||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.3||Light breeze||9.7||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||5.4||Light breeze||9.6||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.6||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4||Light breeze||8.2||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.5||Light breeze||8.7||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Shagamu?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat unsafe, especially in some areas. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are strong travel warnings and regional advisories for Nigeria; avoid non-essential travel and all travel to some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 02, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Shagamu, Nigeria is October, followed by July and August. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Shagamu in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Shagamu Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.9°F (34.4°C) and 88.4°F (31.3°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Shagamu, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 91.4°F (33°C) and 83.9°F (28.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 12 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Shagamu to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.2°F (34.6°C) and 90.6°F (32.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 2 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.