N'Djamena
Chad
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
N'Djamena, Chad

October is a very hot autumn month in N'Djamena, Chad, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F) and an average high of 36.9°C (98.4°F).

Temperature

In N'Djamena, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a hot 33.7°C (92.7°F) in September, to a sweltering 36.9°C (98.4°F). In N'Djamena, in October, the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a blazing hot 45°C (113°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading.

Humidity

In N'Djamena, the average relative humidity is 49%.

Rainfall

In N'Djamena, it is raining for 3 days, with typically 20.3mm (0.8") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in N'Djamena, there are 60 rainfall days, and 510.3mm (20.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 9.2h.

UV index

In N'Djamena, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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. 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. 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 N'Djamena?

In N'Djamena, in October, the average high-temperature is 36.9°C (98.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

What is the average humidity in October in N'Djamena?

The average relative humidity in October in N'Djamena, Chad, is 49%.

How many days does it rain in October in N'Djamena?

In N'Djamena, during October, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 20.3mm (0.8") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in N'Djamena?

The average length of the day in October in N'Djamena, Chad, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does N'Djamena have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in N'Djamena is 9.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in N'Djamena?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in N'Djamena, Chad, is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - N
  • Average high temperature in October: 36.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (41°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.3°C).

Average humidity in October - N
  • Average humidity in October: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (21%).

Average rainfall in October - N
  • Average rainfall in October: 20.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (174.4mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - N
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - N
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.2h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average UV index in October - N
  • 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).