Kumasi
Ghana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Kumasi, Ghana

October sees an increase in the sunshine in Kumasi with the passage of the peak of the monsoon season. The sunshine lasts for a daily 5.2 hours, as the precipitation amounts to 152.4mm (6") on the rain gauge.
The average temperatures are in the 21.7°C (71.1°F) to 30°C (86°F) zone with many sunny days in the month. White clouds become more common than dark ones by the second half of October. Thunderstorms and rainstorms become rare at the end of the rainy season.
October sees a spike in tourist population in Kumasi with the waning of the wet season.

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 many days does it rain in October in Kumasi?

In Kumasi, in October, during 17 rainfall days, 153.3mm (6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kumasi have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Kumasi is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Kumasi?

The average sunshine in October in Kumasi is 5.2h.

When is 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 in Kumasi, Ghana.

How high is the UV index in October in Kumasi?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Kumasi, Ghana, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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).

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 lowest rainfall) is January (15.1mm).

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

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

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.2h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 6.8h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

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

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).