Country: Nigeria
Latitude:13.6585 N
Longitude:5.7798 E
Nearby Cities:Sokoto, Madaoua, Illéla

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - 0.98
± 0.24
0.69
± 0.17
2.12
± 0.28
4.35
± 0.68
Nigeria - - 0.97
± 0.22
0.64
± 0.15
1.88
± 0.43
3.71
± 1.00
Niger - - 0.97
± 0.23
0.81
± 0.20
2.27
± 0.64
4.38
± 0.95
Western Africa - - 0.92
± 0.20
0.86
± 0.13
2.02
± 0.31
3.09
± 0.54
Africa - - 0.83
± 0.20
0.92
± 0.12
1.99
± 0.21
2.49
± 0.45
Northern Hemisphere - 0.79
± 0.16
0.96
± 0.10
1.19
± 0.05
2.56
± 0.20
3.56
± 0.20
Global Land 0.43
± 0.18
0.79
± 0.13
0.91
± 0.08
1.11
± 0.03
2.16
± 0.11
2.78
± 0.13

Local Climate Variabiity

Difference from Global Land Average ( °C, 95% range )

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
± 1.70 ± 0.74 ± 0.46 ± 0.38 ± 0.33

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.45 0.76 0.88 0.90 0.90

Variability in Monthly Means ( °C, 95% range )

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 2.32 ± 2.43 ± 1.93 ± 1.29 ± 1.29 ± 1.38
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 1.12 ± 1.23 ± 1.15 ± 1.12 ± 1.52 ± 1.93

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature