Praia
Cape Verde
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Praia, Cape Verde

High waves approaching the sandy beach of Praia in Cape Verde, and a perfect blue sky above
High waves approaching the sandy beach of Praia in Cape Verde, and a perfect blue sky above
October, like September, in Praia, Cape Verde, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 24.4°C (75.9°F) and max 29.4°C (84.9°F).

Temperature

October is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.4°C (75.9°F).

Rainfall

In Praia, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 47.5mm (1.9") of accumulated precipitation. In Praia, Cape Verde, during the entire year, the rain falls for 22 days and collects up to 209.6mm (8.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F), October is the month with the warmest seawater. 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

In October, the average length of the day in Praia is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Praia, Cape Verde, is 8h.

UV index

In Praia, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Praia?

The warmest month in Praia, Cape Verde, is October, with an average high-temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.4°C (75.9°F).

What is the temperature in October in Praia?

In Praia, Cape Verde, in October, the average high-temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.4°C (75.9°F).

How much does it rain in Praia in October?

In October, in Praia, Cape Verde, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout October, 47.5mm (1.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Praia?

The month with the warmest seawater is October, with an average sea temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F). 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.

How warm is the water in October in Praia?

In Praia, Cape Verde, the average seawater temperature in October is 27.7°C (81.9°F). 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.

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

In Praia, the average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Praia?

In October, the average sunshine in Praia, Cape Verde, is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Praia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (29.4°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (19.4°C).

Average rainfall in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in October: 47.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (99.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March, April, May and June (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in October: 27.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is October (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (23.6°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

Average UV index in October - Praia, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in October: 11

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).