October weather forecast
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, is another tropical spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 31.1°C (88°F) and min 18.1°C (64.6°F).

Temperature

In Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still tropical 31.1°C (88°F). In Kolwezi, the average low-temperature is 18.1°C (64.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 33.4°C (92.1°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With 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 what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, pregnancy), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 53%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 58mm (2.28") of precipitation is accumulated. In Kolwezi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 192 days and collects up to 1338mm (52.68") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, is October, with an average of 11.4h of sunshine.

UV index

May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Kolwezi?

In Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, in October, the average high-temperature is 31.1°C (88°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.1°C (64.6°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 33.4°C (92.1°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Kolwezi?

The average relative humidity in October in Kolwezi is 53%.

How many days does it rain in October in Kolwezi?

In Kolwezi, during October, the rain falls for 15.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 58mm (2.28") of precipitation.

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

In Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, the average length of the day in October is 12.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Kolwezi?

With an average of 11.4h of sunshine, October has the most sunshine of the year in Kolwezi.

How many hours of sunshine does Kolwezi have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 11.4h.

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

May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kolwezi?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average temperature in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average high temperature in October: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (18.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (12.6°C).

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Average pressure in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average pressure in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average pressure in October: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1016.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average wind speed in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (11.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are February and December (5.9km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average humidity in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average humidity in October: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (31%).

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Average rainfall in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall in October: 58mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (259mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July and August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average rainfall days in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (29.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are July and August (0.1 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average daylight in October: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 11.4h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average sunshine days in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average sunshine days in October: 11.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (0.9 days).

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Average UV index in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average UV index in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, July, August, September and October (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average cloud cover in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average cloud cover in October: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 3).

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Average visibility in October
Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo

Average visibility in October - Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (6km).

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