Puducherry
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Puducherry, India

The first month of the post monsoon autumn, October, is still a hot month in Puducherry, India, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 32°C (89.6°F).

Temperature

In Puducherry, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout October, 241mm (9.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Puducherry, during the entire year, the rain falls for 47 days and collects up to 1240mm (48.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Puducherry, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°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 October, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Puducherry, India. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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 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. 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 Puducherry?

In Puducherry, India, in October, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Puducherry in October?

In Puducherry, in October, during 8 rainfall days, 241mm (9.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in October in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, India, in October, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°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 Puducherry?

In October, the average length of the day in Puducherry is 11.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Puducherry?

Months with the least sunshine are June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in October in Puducherry?

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

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

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

What is the UV index reading in October in Puducherry?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (37°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°C).

Average rainfall in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 241mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (300mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (26.8°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with most sunshine are February, March and April (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).