Sea weather in Cotonou in Benin All the beach weather in Cotonou

All the essential weather information for enjoying the beach in Cotonou in Benin, for swimming, tanning or water sports! Our sea weather data is reliable, easy to read and updated every day.

Weather: When should you go to the beach in Cotonou over the next 7 days?

Discover the best moment to go to the beach in Cotonou in Benin this week to enjoy the best weather and calmest sea possible. Our opinion is based on reliable sea weather forecasts in Cotonou. You can see full forecasts by clicking on the day you want to see in the table below.

Date Outside temp. Our opinion
Sunday 16 May 202177°F to 85°Fdiscouraged
Monday 17 May 202183°F to 85°Fdiscouraged
Tuesday 18 May 202183°F to 83°Fdiscouraged
Wednesday 19 May 202183°F to 85°Fdiscouraged
Thursday 20 May 202183°F to 85°Fdiscouraged
Friday 21 May 202183°F to 85°Fdiscouraged
Saturday 22 May 202183°F to 85°Fdiscouraged

Sea Weather: Your daily and hourly sea weather in Cotonou

Sea weather on Sunday 16 May 2021

On Sunday 16 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:35 and will set at 18:59 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 77°F. Precipitation is in the forecast (0.3in throughout the day): choose the right time to go to the beach and dodge the raindrops. The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 22.4mph km/h (with gusts up to 34.8mph). Wave height will be up to 3.3ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)25°C (76°F)26°C (79°F)27°C (80°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature34°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)27°C (80°F)28°C (83°F)30°C (85°F)32°C (89°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (92°F)
Precipitation0in0in0.3in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity79%78%84%78%80%76%76%80%
Barometric pressure1010 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1011 hPa1010 hPa1008 hPa1009 hPa1011 hPa
Cloud cover31%74%80%87%82%38%15%19%
Heat index34°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)27°C (80°F)28°C (83°F)30°C (85°F)32°C (89°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (92°F)
Dew point25°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)22°C (71°F)22°C (71°F)23°C (73°F)23°C (74°F)24°C (75°F)25°C (76°F)
Wind
Speed27km/h (17mph)22km/h (13mph)36km/h (22mph)20km/h (12mph)18km/h (11mph)23km/h (14mph)25km/h (16mph)28km/h (17mph)
Gusts33km/h (21mph)26km/h (16mph)56km/h (35mph)41km/h (26mph)23km/h (15mph)29km/h (18mph)31km/h (19mph)34km/h (21mph)
Direction 219°
SW
238°
WSW
337°
NNW
269°
W
241°
WSW
220°
SW
193°
SSW
198°
SSW
Wind chill29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)25°C (76°F)26°C (79°F)27°C (80°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.9m (3.0ft)0.9m (3.0ft)0.9m (3.0ft)1.0m (3.3ft)
Direction 170°
S
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
Period12.0 sec.12.1 sec.12.3 sec.12.3 sec.12.0 sec.11.8 sec.11.8 sec.11.7 sec.
Significant height1.0m (3.3ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.4m (4.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Monday 17 May 2021

On Monday 17 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 83°F. There will be little to no precipitation today, so unless you go swimming, you can enjoy the beach and stay dry! The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 18.6mph km/h (with gusts up to 22.4mph). Wave height will be up to 3.9ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (84°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity79%79%80%80%80%78%79%78%
Barometric pressure1010 hPa1009 hPa1010 hPa1012 hPa1011 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1012 hPa
Cloud cover52%65%53%88%78%24%75%31%
Heat index33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)
Dew point25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)
Wind
Speed27km/h (17mph)28km/h (18mph)28km/h (17mph)21km/h (13mph)20km/h (12mph)23km/h (14mph)29km/h (18mph)30km/h (18mph)
Gusts33km/h (20mph)35km/h (21mph)35km/h (22mph)26km/h (16mph)25km/h (16mph)28km/h (18mph)36km/h (22mph)36km/h (22mph)
Direction 209°
SSW
217°
SW
230°
SW
229°
SW
225°
SW
222°
SW
198°
SSW
201°
SSW
Wind chill29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (84°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.2m (3.9ft)
Direction 160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
Period11.6 sec.11.2 sec.11.1 sec.11.1 sec.11.1 sec.10.9 sec.10.8 sec.12.6 sec.
Significant height1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.8m (2.6ft)0.8m (2.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.3m (4.3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Tuesday 18 May 2021

On Tuesday 18 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 83°F t and a low of 83°F. Precipitation is in the forecast (0.1in throughout the day): choose the right time to go to the beach and dodge the raindrops. The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 21.1mph km/h (with gusts up to 25.5mph). Wave height will be up to 4.3ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity79%79%78%79%81%80%79%80%
Barometric pressure1011 hPa1010 hPa1012 hPa1013 hPa1012 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1013 hPa
Cloud cover48%77%51%51%86%81%58%89%
Heat index33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)
Dew point24°C (76°F)24°C (75°F)24°C (75°F)24°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)
Wind
Speed33km/h (21mph)34km/h (21mph)25km/h (15mph)25km/h (15mph)23km/h (15mph)23km/h (15mph)23km/h (14mph)21km/h (13mph)
Gusts40km/h (25mph)41km/h (25mph)31km/h (19mph)31km/h (19mph)28km/h (18mph)29km/h (18mph)27km/h (17mph)26km/h (16mph)
Direction 208°
SSW
210°
SSW
218°
SW
220°
SW
226°
SW
225°
SW
204°
SSW
206°
SSW
Wind chill28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.2m (3.9ft)1.3m (4.3ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.2m (3.9ft)
Direction 150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
Period12.5 sec.12.3 sec.12.1 sec.11.9 sec.11.8 sec.11.7 sec.11.6 sec.11.5 sec.
Significant height1.2m (3.9ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.2m (3.9ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.9m (3ft)0.9m (3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Wednesday 19 May 2021

On Wednesday 19 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 83°F. There will be little to no precipitation today, so unless you go swimming, you can enjoy the beach and stay dry! The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 17.4mph km/h (with gusts up to 20.5mph). Wave height will be up to 3.6ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (91°F)32°C (90°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (93°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity79%79%79%78%77%77%82%82%
Barometric pressure1012 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1013 hPa1012 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1013 hPa
Cloud cover50%64%44%41%33%21%25%26%
Heat index33°C (91°F)32°C (90°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (93°F)
Dew point24°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)24°C (75°F)24°C (75°F)24°C (75°F)24°C (75°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)
Wind
Speed17km/h (11mph)21km/h (13mph)21km/h (13mph)18km/h (11mph)15km/h (9mph)17km/h (11mph)28km/h (18mph)24km/h (15mph)
Gusts21km/h (13mph)25km/h (16mph)25km/h (15mph)22km/h (14mph)18km/h (11mph)23km/h (14mph)33km/h (20mph)29km/h (18mph)
Direction 212°
SSW
213°
SSW
202°
SSW
213°
SSW
230°
SW
213°
SSW
198°
SSW
188°
S
Wind chill28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)
Direction 160°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
160°
SSE
Period5.7 sec.11.0 sec.11.0 sec.10.9 sec.10.9 sec.10.6 sec.10.2 sec.10.2 sec.
Significant height0.9m (3ft)0.9m (3ft)0.9m (3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)0.9m (3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Thursday 20 May 2021

On Thursday 20 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 83°F. Precipitation is in the forecast (0.1in throughout the day): choose the right time to go to the beach and dodge the raindrops. The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 17.4mph km/h (with gusts up to 21.1mph). Wave height will be up to 3.6ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (92°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity81%81%81%82%81%81%81%82%
Barometric pressure1012 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1013 hPa1013 hPa1010 hPa1011 hPa1012 hPa
Cloud cover41%72%54%88%79%73%87%66%
Heat index33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (92°F)
Dew point25°C (76°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)
Wind
Speed27km/h (17mph)25km/h (16mph)22km/h (14mph)25km/h (15mph)23km/h (14mph)22km/h (14mph)21km/h (13mph)28km/h (17mph)
Gusts33km/h (21mph)31km/h (19mph)27km/h (17mph)31km/h (19mph)28km/h (17mph)28km/h (17mph)26km/h (16mph)34km/h (21mph)
Direction 216°
SW
219°
SW
223°
SW
221°
SW
219°
SW
220°
SW
204°
SSW
196°
SSW
Wind chill28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)
Direction 150°
SSE
150°
SSE
170°
S
330°
NNW
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
Period10.4 sec.10.8 sec.12.0 sec.11.9 sec.11.9 sec.11.9 sec.11.7 sec.11.3 sec.
Significant height1.1m (3.6ft)1.3m (4.3ft)0.5m (1.6ft)0.6m (2ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.5m (1.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Friday 21 May 2021

On Friday 21 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 83°F. There will be little to no precipitation today, so unless you go swimming, you can enjoy the beach and stay dry! The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 17.4mph km/h (with gusts up to 22.4mph). Wave height will be up to 3.6ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (92°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity81%81%81%80%80%79%82%82%
Barometric pressure1013 hPa1011 hPa1012 hPa1013 hPa1013 hPa1011 hPa1011 hPa1012 hPa
Cloud cover68%44%69%69%41%85%74%18%
Heat index33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (91°F)34°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)34°C (92°F)
Dew point25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)24°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)
Wind
Speed21km/h (13mph)28km/h (18mph)20km/h (13mph)18km/h (11mph)17km/h (11mph)20km/h (12mph)23km/h (15mph)27km/h (17mph)
Gusts26km/h (16mph)36km/h (22mph)25km/h (16mph)22km/h (14mph)21km/h (13mph)24km/h (15mph)29km/h (18mph)33km/h (21mph)
Direction 219°
SW
212°
SSW
221°
SW
216°
SW
214°
SW
209°
SSW
196°
SSW
198°
SSW
Wind chill28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)
Direction 150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
140°
SE
Period11.2 sec.11.1 sec.11.0 sec.7.8 sec.7.7 sec.7.8 sec.10.3 sec.10.2 sec.
Significant height0.9m (3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.9m (3ft)0.8m (2.6ft)0.9m (3ft)0.8m (2.6ft)0.9m (3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather on Saturday 22 May 2021

On Saturday 22 May 2021, the sun will rise at 06:34 and will set at 19:00 on the beach(es) of Cotonou. The outside temperature will be a high of 85°F t and a low of 83°F. There will be little to no precipitation today, so unless you go swimming, you can enjoy the beach and stay dry! The sea will be generally calm, with a wind speed of up to 19.9mph km/h (with gusts up to 22.4mph). Wave height will be up to 3.9ft today.

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Weather
Sky condition
Outside temperature28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Perceived temperature33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)35°C (94°F)35°C (94°F)
Precipitation0in0in0in0in0in0in0in0in
Humidity81%82%81%82%82%81%84%85%
Barometric pressure1012 hPa1011 hPa1012 hPa1014 hPa1013 hPa1010 hPa1010 hPa1012 hPa
Cloud cover45%67%75%73%13%11%13%18%
Heat index33°C (92°F)33°C (91°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)33°C (92°F)34°C (93°F)35°C (94°F)35°C (94°F)
Dew point25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (76°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)25°C (77°F)26°C (78°F)26°C (78°F)
Wind
Speed21km/h (13mph)22km/h (14mph)18km/h (11mph)16km/h (10mph)17km/h (10mph)25km/h (16mph)32km/h (20mph)29km/h (18mph)
Gusts25km/h (15mph)28km/h (17mph)21km/h (13mph)21km/h (13mph)21km/h (13mph)31km/h (19mph)36km/h (22mph)36km/h (22mph)
Direction 211°
SSW
214°
SSW
229°
SW
242°
WSW
245°
WSW
211°
SSW
191°
SSW
195°
SSW
Wind chill28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)28°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)29°C (83°F)
Waves
Height1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.2m (3.9ft)
Direction 150°
SSE
140°
SE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
150°
SSE
Period10.0 sec.9.9 sec.7.8 sec.7.7 sec.7.5 sec.13.6 sec.13.4 sec.13.2 sec.
Significant height0.8m (2.6ft)0.7m (2.3ft)1.1m (3.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)0.8m (2.6ft)1.0m (3.3ft)1.0m (3.3ft)
Sea water temperature
Water temperature29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)29°C (84°F)

Sea weather chart over the next 7 days

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