Best time to visit Mauritania
The best time to visit in Mauritania is from January until December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Mauritania is 35°C in October and the lowest is 29°C in January.
Mauritania has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Mauritania or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Average weather Mauritania by month
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14 day weather forecast Mauritania
The weather for in Mauritania will be 35° till 30° 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 conditions in the city of Nouakchott.
Weather forecast this week
|Saturday 16 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||3 m/s||9|
|Sunday 17 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||4 m/s||9|
|Monday 18 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||5 m/s||9|
|Tuesday 19 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||7 m/s||9|
|Wednesday 20 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||6 m/s||9|
|Thursday 21 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||6 m/s||8|
|Friday 22 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||5 m/s||7|
Weather forecast next week
|Saturday 23 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||5 m/s||7|
|Sunday 24 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||5 m/s||8|
|Monday 25 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||7 m/s||8|
|Tuesday 26 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||8 m/s||1|
|Wednesday 27 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|3.3 mm||50%||6 m/s||2|
|Thursday 28 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.1 mm||20%||6 m/s||2|
|Friday 29 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0 mm||0%||5 m/s||2|
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. 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.
Climate table of Mauritania
|Day temp. (°C)||29||29||31||32||33||33||32||32||34||35||32||29|
|Night temp. (°C)||18||19||20||21||23||24||25||27||28||28||24||20|
|Days with rain||-||1||-||1||1||2||3||5||5||2||1||-|
|Sun hours per day||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10||10|
|Wind force (Bft)||4||4||4||4||4||4||4||4||3||3||3||4|
Mauritania weather by month
What is the average weather like in a given month for Mauritania? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Popular places in Mauritania
- El Mleïhes
- Oumm Auodâch
- Débé Chorfa
- El Chelkha
- Bîr Mogreïn
- Chelkhat Ould Bannahi
- Tassota Baréné
- Tourimé Magia
Frequently asked questions
Where is Mauritania?
Mauritania lies in a straight line about 8,198 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Nouakchott).
How long is the flight to Mauritania?
The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Mauritania is approximately 11 hours.
What are the largest airports in Mauritania?
These are the largest airports in Mauritania:
How many inhabitants are there in Mauritania?
Mauritania has approximately 3,806,719 inhabitants.
How big is Mauritania?
The area of Mauritania is around 1,030,700 km². It is 1,5x bigger than Pakistan.
What is the capital of Mauritania?
The capital of Mauritania is Nouakchott.
What is the currency of Mauritania?
In Mauritania the Mauritanian Ouguiya (MRO) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 16 October 2021
- 1 Mauritanian Ouguiya = 2.23 Pakistani rupee
- 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.45 Mauritanian Ouguiya
- 10 Mauritanian Ouguiya = 22.34 Pakistani rupee
- 10 Pakistani rupee = 4.48 Mauritanian Ouguiya
- 100 Mauritanian Ouguiya = 223.44 Pakistani rupee
- 100 Pakistani rupee = 44.76 Mauritanian Ouguiya
What is the area code of Mauritania?
The area code to call Mauritania is +222.