Huambo
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Huambo, Angola

October, like September, in Huambo, Angola, is another warm spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 27.3°C (81.1°F) and min 14.2°C (57.6°F).

Temperature

In Huambo, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still moderately hot 27.3°C (81.1°F). In Huambo, the average low-temperature is 14.2°C (57.6°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at 28.2°C (82.8°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Huambo, Angola, the average relative humidity in October is 57%.

Rainfall

In Huambo, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 119mm (4.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Huambo, there are 138 rainfall days, and 1398mm (55") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Huambo, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In Huambo, the average sunshine in October is 5.3h.

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Huambo. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in October interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in October in Huambo?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 27.3°C (81.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 14.2°C (57.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in October is appraised at 28.2°C (82.8°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Huambo?

The average relative humidity in October is 57%.

How much does it rain in Huambo in October?

In Huambo, Angola, during October, the rain falls for 16 days and regularly aggregates up to 119mm (4.7") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Huambo have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Huambo is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Huambo?

In Huambo, Angola, the average sunshine in October is 5.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Huambo?

Months with the highest UV index in Huambo are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in October in Huambo?

In Huambo, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (28.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (24.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 14.2°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and March (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (7.8°C).

Average humidity in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average humidity in October: 57%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (29%).

Average rainfall in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average rainfall in October: 119mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (239mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in October: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average daylight in October: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 4.5).

Average UV index in October - Huambo, Angola
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).