October weather forecast
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Weather in October

October in Bolgatanga, Ghana, is a hot autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 21.2°C (70.2°F) and 33.7°C (92.7°F).

Temperature

In Bolgatanga, the average high-temperature in October marginally rises from a warm 29.9°C (85.8°F) in September to a hot 33.7°C (92.7°F). In Bolgatanga, Ghana, the average low-temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F).

Rainfall

In Bolgatanga, during 8 rainfall days, 38mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Bolgatanga, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 721mm (28.39") of precipitation.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 53min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 17:54. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 17:39 GMT.

Sunshine

The months with the most sunshine are January, February, October through December, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

In Bolgatanga, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in October in Bolgatanga?

In Bolgatanga, Ghana, in October, during 8 rainfall days, 38mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Bolgatanga have in October?

In Bolgatanga, Ghana, the average day length in October is 11h and 53min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Bolgatanga?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:52 and sunset at 17:54. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 17:39 GMT.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Bolgatanga?

The months with the most sunshine in Bolgatanga are January, February, October through December, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Bolgatanga have in October?

In Bolgatanga, the average sunshine duration in October is 9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Bolgatanga?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Bolgatanga is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Average temperature in October - Bolgatanga, Ghana
  • Average high temperature in October: 33.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (37.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.2°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (18°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Average rainfall in October - Bolgatanga, Ghana
  • Average rainfall in October: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (206mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, February and December (5mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Average rainfall days in October - Bolgatanga, Ghana
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20 days).
The months with the least rainy days are January, February and November (2 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bolgatanga, Ghana
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 53min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 45min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

The months with the most sunshine are January, February, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in October
Bolgatanga, Ghana

Average UV index in October - Bolgatanga, Ghana
  • Average UV index in October: 11

The 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).

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