Axim
Ghana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Axim, Ghana

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Axim, Ghana, with average temperature ranging between min 23°C (73.4°F) and max 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). In Axim, in October, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Axim, in October, during 21 rainfall days, 166mm (6.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 190 rainfall days, and 1910mm (75.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature in Axim is 26.8°C (80.2°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Axim is 12h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Axim is 6h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Axim?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Axim, Ghana, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Axim?

In Axim, Ghana, during October, the rain falls for 21 days and regularly aggregates up to 166mm (6.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Axim?

In October, the average sea temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

In Axim, Ghana, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Axim have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Axim, Ghana, is 6h.

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

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Axim, Ghana.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Axim?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average high temperature in October: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March and April (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March and April (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are August and September (22°C).

Average rainfall in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average rainfall in October: 166mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (480mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (33mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (26 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (24.2°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, April, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Axim, Ghana
  • Average UV index in October: 12

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