Candolim
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Candolim, India

October, the first month of the post monsoon autumn, in Candolim, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.1°C (88°F) and an average low of 24.5°C (76.1°F).

Temperature

In Candolim, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a tropical 31.1°C (88°F). In Candolim, India, in October, the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 39.8°C (103.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Candolim, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In October, in Candolim, the rain falls for 18.6 days. Throughout October, 118mm (4.65") of precipitation is accumulated. In Candolim, during the entire year, the rain falls for 144.8 days and collects up to 1612mm (63.46") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 28.7°C (83.7°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 Candolim, the average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In Candolim, the average sunshine in October is 8.9h.

UV index

January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in October in Candolim?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Candolim, India, is 31.1°C (88°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.5°C (76.1°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in October is calculated to 39.8°C (103.6°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Candolim?

In Candolim, India, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

How much does it rain in Candolim in October?

In Candolim, in October, during 18.6 rainfall days, 118mm (4.65") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Candolim?

In Candolim, the average seawater temperature in October is 28.7°C (83.7°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.

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

In October, the average length of the day in Candolim, India, is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Candolim have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Candolim, India, is 8.9h.

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

January through May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Candolim.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Candolim?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Candolim, India, is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Candolim, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 31.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (27.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.2°C).

Average humidity in October - Candolim, India
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (57%).

Average rainfall in October - Candolim, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 118mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (514mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and April (1mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Candolim, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (28.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0.5 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Candolim, India
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.2°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Candolim, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.9h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in October - Candolim, India
  • Average UV index in October: 7

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