Ouahigouya
Burkina Faso
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso

October is a sweltering autumn month in Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, with average temperature varying between 37.1°C (98.8°F) and 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a hot 33.4°C (92.1°F) in September, to a sweltering 37.1°C (98.8°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Rainfall

In Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, during October, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 25mm (1") of precipitation. In Ouahigouya, during the entire year, the rain falls for 51 days and collects up to 599mm (23.6") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Ouahigouya are January, February, May, October through December, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

In Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in October in Ouahigouya?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, is 37.1°C (98.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

How much does it rain in Ouahigouya in October?

In Ouahigouya, in October, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 25mm (1") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Ouahigouya have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, is 11.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Ouahigouya?

Months with the most sunshine in Ouahigouya are January, February, May, October through December, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in October in Ouahigouya?

The average sunshine in October is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Ouahigouya?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
  • Average high temperature in October: 37.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (40.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (32.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in October - Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
  • Average rainfall in October: 25mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (188mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, May, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are March, April, June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in October - Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
  • Average UV index in October: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).