Climate and Weather of Atakpamé, Togo

The climate of Atakpamé

Atakpamé is located in the south of Togo, in the Plateaux province, west of the Atakora Mountains. During the German colonial era, Atakpamé was the capital of the then Togoland. Today it is one of the most important industrial cities in Togo. Textiles for clothing are mainly made here. In the city is the cathedral Notre-Dame de la Trinité.

According to citypopulationreview, Atakpamé has a tropical savanna climate, with high temperatures and one clearly distinguishable rainy season. This rainy period lasts from March to October. During the rainy season, the average humidity is a lot higher than in the other months of the year. The other months of the year are warm and the average daytime temperature is just above 30 degrees Celsius. From November to March, the weather is partly determined by the harmattan (wind), which blows dry, dusty air from the Sahara to the Gulf of Guinea.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January 34℃ 18℃ 8 1
February 35℃ 20℃ 8 2
March 35℃ 22℃ 7 5
April 34℃ 22℃ 7 8
May 32℃ 22℃ 8 11
June 30℃ 21℃ 6 14
July 28℃ 21℃ 5 18
August 29℃ 20℃ 4 18
September 30℃ 20℃ 5 18
October 32℃ 20℃ 7 10
November 33℃ 18℃ 9 2
December 33℃ 18℃ 8 1

The weather in Atakpame

Here you will find the weather forecast for Atakpame. View the current weather in Atakpamé and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Atakpame. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Atakpame. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Atakpame? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 35 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 35 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 11 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 14 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 28 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 18 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 18 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September in this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 18 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 20 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Atakpamé is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

Atakpamé, Togo

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