Country: Benin
Latitude:8.8396 N
Longitude:2.4324 E
Nearby Cities:Parakou, Bassila, Tchaourou, Bétérou

Mean Rate of Change ( °C / Century )

Since: 1760 1810 1860 1910 1960 1990
Current Location - - 1.00
± 0.23
0.62
± 0.13
1.81
± 0.44
3.06
± 1.04
Benin - - 0.99
± 0.22
0.63
± 0.13
1.82
± 0.42
3.04
± 0.85
Nigeria - - 0.97
± 0.22
0.64
± 0.15
1.88
± 0.43
3.71
± 1.00
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
± 1.10 ± 0.60 ± 0.46 ± 0.40 ± 0.36

Correlation to Global Land Average (R value)

Smoothing Monthly Annual Five-year Ten-year Twenty-year
0.61 0.82 0.88 0.89 0.90

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun
± 1.26 ± 1.10 ± 1.00 ± 1.05 ± 0.79 ± 0.78
Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
± 0.80 ± 0.85 ± 0.69 ± 0.68 ± 0.76 ± 1.04

History of Temperature Stations

Evolution of Climate Extremes

Mean of Daily High Temperature

Mean of Daily Low Temperature