Mauritania

Best time to visit, weather and climate Mauritania

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Best time to visit Mauritania

Best time to visit Mauritania

The best time to visit Mauritania is from january until december, when you will have a hot or very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Mauritania is 39°C in march and the lowest is 33°C in december.

The average climate figure for Mauritania is an 8,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Mauritania has the desert climate prevailing. The daytime temperature is warm to hot, while it can also be cold at night. You won't have rain here anytime soon. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Mauritania or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Mauritania per month

Climate data from: Nouakchott
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
34 35 39 36 39 38 36 37 39 39 35 33
MM
rain
0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 3 mm 6 mm 11 mm 23 mm 5 mm 1 mm 0 mm
Vacation Mauritania

Vacation Mauritania

Hotels and apartments in Mauritania

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Climate Mauritania

Climate Mauritania

Climate Mauritania per Month

Climate Mauritania per Month
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Mauritania has the desert climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for Mauritania is 32° degrees and there is about 50 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 339 days a year with an average humidity of 47% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
34 35 39 36 39 38 36 37 39 39 35 33
Night
min °C
18 19 20 21 23 24 25 27 28 28 24 20
MM
rain
0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 0 mm 1 mm 3 mm 6 mm 11 mm 23 mm 5 mm 1 mm 0 mm
Rain
days
0 1 0 1 1 2 3 5 5 2 1 0
Dry
days
31 27 31 29 30 28 28 26 25 29 29 31
Sun hours
per day
10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 4
UV-index 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 8 7 7 6
 

Climate Mauritania january

On average, it is maximum 34° in january in Mauritania and at least around 18° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania february

On average, it is maximum 35° in february in Mauritania and at least around 19° degrees. In february there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania march

On average, it is maximum 39° in march in Mauritania and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania april

On average, it is maximum 36° in april in Mauritania and at least around 21° degrees. In april there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania may

On average, it is maximum 39° in may in Mauritania and at least around 23° degrees. In may there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania june

On average, it is maximum 38° in june in Mauritania and at least around 24° degrees. In june there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania july

On average, it is maximum 36° in july in Mauritania and at least around 25° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania august

On average, it is maximum 37° in august in Mauritania and at least around 27° degrees. In august there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania september

On average, it is maximum 39° in september in Mauritania and at least around 28° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania october

On average, it is maximum 39° in october in Mauritania and at least around 28° degrees. In october there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania november

On average, it is maximum 35° in november in Mauritania and at least around 24° degrees. In november there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Mauritania.

Climate Mauritania december

On average, it is maximum 33° in december in Mauritania and at least around 20° degrees. and the it will be dry 31 days this month in Mauritania.

14 day weather forecast Mauritania

14 day weather forecast Mauritania

The weather for Nouakchott in Mauritania will be 27° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Mauritania is based on the weather in Nouakchott.

Weather forecast this week
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Sa
20 Jul
Su
21 Jul
Mo
22 Jul
Tu
23 Jul
We
24 Jul
Th
25 Jul
Fr
26 Jul
  Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 26° 27° 26° 28° 26° 26° 25°
Min (°C) 23° 24° 23° 23° 24° 23° 23°
Rainfall (mm) 0.8
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 0% 0% 0% 15% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 11 12 12 11 8 5 10

Weather forecast next week
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Sa
27 Jul
Su
28 Jul
Mo
29 Jul
Tu
30 Jul
We
31 Jul
Th
1 Aug
Fr
2 Aug
  Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Broken wolken Enkele wolken Broken wolken
Max (°C) 25° 24° 24° 25° 26° 25° 26°
Min (°C) 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 9 8 9 10 6 9 9
About Mauritania

About Mauritania

Mauritania is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Nouakchott. The total surface is 1.030.700 km² with 754 km of coastline and the population consists of 3.806.719 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 4,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Mauritania you have to use +222 or 00222 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2225012457809 or 002225012457809.

Mauritania is in a straight line at 3.518 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 5 hour and 05 min.

Time difference Mauritania

Time difference Mauritania

In Mauritania it is now 03:19 o’clock at night on saturday 20 july 2019. That is 1 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Mauritania is Africa/Nouakchott and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Currency Mauritania

Currency Mauritania

In Mauritania the Mauritanian Ouguiya is used to pay.

Exchange rate Mauritanian Ouguiya (MRO) 20 july 2019

1 Mauritanian Ouguiya = 0,00 Pound sterling
100 Mauritanian Ouguiya = 0,22 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 446,29 Mauritanian Ouguiya
100 Pound sterling = 44.628,67 Mauritanian Ouguiya

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Vaccinations Mauritania

Vaccinations Mauritania

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Mauritania.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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