October weather forecast
Kumasi, Ghana

Weather in October

October is a tropical autumn month in Kumasi, Ghana, with an average temperature ranging between min 21.5°C (70.7°F) and max 30.1°C (86.2°F).

Temperature

In Kumasi, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Rainfall

In Kumasi, Ghana, during October, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 153mm (6.02") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 128 rainfall days, and 1402mm (55.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11h and 59min.
On the first day of October in Kumasi, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 17:46 GMT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Kumasi, Ghana, is 5.2h.

UV index

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kumasi. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in October interpret into the following advice:
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 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

What is the temperature in October in Kumasi?

In Kumasi, in October, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F).

How much does it rain in Kumasi in October?

In October, in Kumasi, Ghana, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout October, 153mm (6.02") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kumasi have in October?

In October, the average day length in Kumasi is 11h and 59min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Kumasi?

On the first day of October in Kumasi, Ghana, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 17:58. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:53 and sunset at 17:46 GMT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Kumasi?

The average sunshine duration in October in Kumasi is 5.2h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kumasi?

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kumasi?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Kumasi, Ghana, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
Average UV index

Average temperature in October
Kumasi, Ghana

Average temperature in October - Kumasi, Ghana
  • Average high temperature in October: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (22.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.4°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Kumasi, Ghana

Average rainfall in October - Kumasi, Ghana
  • Average rainfall in October: 153.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (214.3mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (15.1mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Kumasi, Ghana

Average rainfall days in October - Kumasi, Ghana
  • Average rainfall days in October: 17 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are June, September and October (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2 days).

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kumasi, Ghana
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 30min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 45min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2h and 30min).

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Average UV index in October
Kumasi, Ghana

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

The months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).

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