October weather forecast
Libreville, Gabon

Tarmac road beside sandy beaches leading into the Libreville city in Gabon
Tarmac road beside sandy beaches leading into the Libreville city in Gabon

Weather in October

October, like September, in Libreville, Gabon, is a moderately hot autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 23.9°C (75°F) and 27.9°C (82.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still moderately hot 27.9°C (82.2°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 23.9°C (75°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is computed to be a tropical 33°C (91.4°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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape), 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 particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 85%.

Rainfall

In October, in Libreville, Gabon, the rain falls for 28.1 days. Throughout October, 205mm (8.07") of precipitation is accumulated. In Libreville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 274.1 days and collects up to 1477mm (58.15") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Libreville, the average seawater temperature in October is 26.6°C (79.9°F).
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 12h and 7min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:08 and sunset at 18:15. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:08 WAT.

Sunshine

In Libreville, the average sunshine in October is 5.5h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in Libreville are June through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Libreville?

In October, the average high-temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.9°C (75°F). in October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is computed to be 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Libreville?

In Libreville, the average relative humidity in October is 85%.

How many days does it rain in October in Libreville?

In Libreville, during October, the rain falls for 28.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 205mm (8.07") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Libreville?

In October, the average sea temperature is 26.6°C (79.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Libreville have in October?

In Libreville, Gabon, the average day length in October is 12h and 7min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Libreville?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:08 and sunset at 18:15. On the last day of the month, in Libreville, Gabon, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 18:08 WAT.

How many hours of sunshine does Libreville have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Libreville, Gabon, is 5.5h.

When is the lowest UV index in Libreville?

June through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Libreville, Gabon.

What is the UV index reading in October in Libreville?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average temperature in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (30.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (26.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 23.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (22.5°C).

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Average pressure in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average pressure in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average pressure in October: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1014mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are February and March (1010mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average wind speed in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (13.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (8.2km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average humidity in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average humidity in October: 85%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (86%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February, March and August (81%).

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Average rainfall in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average rainfall in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average rainfall in October: 205mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (226mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (9mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average rainfall days in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average rainfall days in October: 28.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (30 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (8.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average sea temperature in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is July (24.7°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average daylight in October: 12h and 7min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 9min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 6min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average sunshine days in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average sunshine days in October: 2.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (20.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (0.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average UV index in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average UV index in October: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average cloud cover in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average cloud cover in October: 68

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in October
Libreville, Gabon

Average visibility in October - Libreville, Gabon
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, June, July, August and September (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are April, May, October, November and December (9km).

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