October weather forecast
Calheta, Cape Verde

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Weather in October

October begins with a considerable relief from September’s heavy rainfalls. The city experiences a cool down, both in terms of air and sea temperatures. The cloud cover decreases, permitting more sunshine days, much to the delight of sun lovers. Despite the decrease in rainfall, humidity sustains the moist atmosphere. Calheta continues to be a preferred destination, as weather conditions remain favourable for sightseeing and outdoor activities.

Temperature

October, with its average high-temperature of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F), holds the record as the warmest month.

Heat index

The heat index in October is estimated at a tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Implement more safety precautions, heat cramps and heat exhaustion may happen. Persistent activity could induce heatstroke.
Keep in mind the heat index values are meant for areas in shade and with light wind. When under direct sunshine, the heat index may be elevated by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel' or 'felt air temperature', quantifies the warmth felt when relative humidity is considered. An individual's perception of weather can be swayed by a variety of elements including metabolic differences, pregnancy status, and their level of physical exertion. Being under direct sunshine can magnify the heat experience, possibly pushing up the heat index by 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are of high significance for children. Kids generally face higher risks than adults as they sweat less. Along with their large skin surface compared to their small bodies and higher heat production due to their activities, their vulnerability is increased.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In Calheta, Cape Verde, during October, the rain falls for 7.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 40mm (1.57") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 54.1 rainfall days, and 149mm (5.87") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 27.4°C (81.3°F), October is the month with the warmest seawater.
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11h and 47min.
On the first day of October in Calheta, Cape Verde, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:28 and sunset at 18:04 -01.

Sunshine

In Calheta, the average sunshine in October is 8.9h.

UV index

August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Calheta. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: An average maximum UV index of 7 in October leads to these recommendations:
Steer clear of overexposure. Fair-skinned individuals can be scorched in less than 20 minutes. Stay out of direct sunlight between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., when UV radiation is most intense, and remember that not all shade structures provide complete protection. To cut down UV radiation exposure by about half, sport a wide-brim hat. Take caution! The UV rays from the Sun gain strength from sand and water reflections.
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Frequently asked questions

What is the hottest time of year in Calheta?

Calheta, Cape Verde, records the warmest temperatures in October, averaging a high of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and a low of 25.8°C (78.4°F).

How hot is it in Calheta in October?

During October, Calheta experiences an average high-temperature of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and a low-temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is estimated at 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Calheta?

In October, the average relative humidity in Calheta, Cape Verde, is 77%.

How much does it rain in Calheta in October?

In Calheta, Cape Verde, in October, during 7.1 rainfall days, 40mm (1.57") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Calheta?

October is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 27.4°C (81.3°F).

How warm is the water in October in Calheta?

In Calheta, Cape Verde, in October, the average water temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

The average day length in October is 11h and 47min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Calheta?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:22 and sunset at 18:22. On the last day of the month, in Calheta, sunrise is at 06:28 and sunset at 18:04 -01.

How long on average sun shines in October in Calheta?

The average sunshine duration in October in Calheta, Cape Verde, is 8.9h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Calheta, Cape Verde, are August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Calheta?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average temperature in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (28.4°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are February and March (23.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 25.8°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are September and October (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.9°C).

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Average pressure in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average pressure in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average pressure in October: 1012.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1015.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1012.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average wind speed in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average wind speed in October: 17.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (25.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (14km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average humidity in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June, July, August and September (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (69%).

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Average rainfall in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average rainfall in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in October: 40mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (50mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, March and May (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average rainfall days in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (13.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (0.7 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average sea temperature in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in October: 27.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (27.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (23.3°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average sunshine days in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.3 days

The months with the most sunshine days are January and May (29.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average UV index in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in October: 7

The months with the highest UV index are August, September, October and November (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average cloud cover in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average cloud cover in October: 28

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 13).

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Average visibility in October
Calheta, Cape Verde

Average visibility in October - Calheta, Cape Verde
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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