Addis Ababa
Ethiopia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
A white statue of Jesus Christ looking down at the Bole Medhane Alem Church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
October is a moderately hot autumn month in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23°C (73.4°F) and an average low of 10°C (50°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 10°C (50°F).

Humidity

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the average relative humidity is 47.5%.

Rainfall

In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in October, during 4 rainfall days, 27mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Addis Ababa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132 days and collects up to 1165mm (45.9") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Addis Ababa, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Addis Ababa, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Addis Ababa?

In October, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 10°C (50°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Addis Ababa?

In October, the average relative humidity in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, is 47.5%.

How much does it rain in Addis Ababa in October?

In Addis Ababa, during October, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 27mm (1.1") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Addis Ababa?

In October, the average length of the day in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Addis Ababa have in October?

In Addis Ababa, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa?

Months with the highest UV index in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Addis Ababa?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average high temperature in October: 23°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March, April and May (25°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 10°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (13°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (8°C).

Average humidity in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average humidity in October: 47.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (79.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is December (45.5%).

Average rainfall in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall in October: 27mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (290mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are November and December (7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (27 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (1 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in October - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).