Luena
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Luena, Angola

October, like September, is another tropical spring month in Luena, Angola, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.2°C (88.2°F) and 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still tropical 31.2°C (88.2°F). In Luena, Angola, the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 34.8°C (94.6°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Luena, the average relative humidity is 58%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 19.1 days. Throughout October, 76mm (2.99") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Luena, there are 182.3 rainfall days, and 1156mm (45.51") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Luena, Angola, the average sunshine in October is 9.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in October in Luena?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Luena, Angola, is 31.2°C (88.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in October is appraised at 34.8°C (94.6°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Luena?

The average relative humidity in October in Luena is 58%.

How much does it rain in Luena in October?

In Luena, Angola, in October, during 19.1 rainfall days, 76mm (2.99") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Luena?

In October, the average length of the day in Luena, Angola, is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Luena have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Luena?

Months with the highest UV index in Luena are March, April, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in October in Luena?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Luena is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Luena, Angola
  • Average high temperature in October: 31.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (32.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (18.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.4°C).

Average humidity in October - Luena, Angola
  • Average humidity in October: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (31%).

Average rainfall in October - Luena, Angola
  • Average rainfall in October: 76mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Luena, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in October: 19.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (30 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.6h

Months with most sunshine are May, August and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

Average UV index in October - Luena, Angola
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, May, June, July and December (UV index 5).