October weather forecast
Kikambala, Kenya

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot spring month in Kikambala, Kenya, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.1°C (84.4°F) and an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Temperature

In Kikambala, Kenya, the average high-temperature in October is practically the same as in September - a still moderately hot 29.1°C (84.4°F). In Kikambala, in October, the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 34.4°C (93.9°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 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 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are January, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In Kikambala, during October, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.46") of precipitation. In Kikambala, during the entire year, the rain falls for 167.2 days and collects up to 312mm (12.28") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kikambala, the average seawater temperature in October is 26°C (78.8°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Kikambala is 12h and 12min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 05:56 and sunset at 18:11 EAT.

Sunshine

In Kikambala, the average sunshine in October is 8.4h.

UV index

January through June, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Kikambala. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Kikambala?

In October, the average high-temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is appraised at 34.4°C (93.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Kikambala?

The months with the highest humidity in Kikambala, Kenya, are January, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in October in Kikambala?

In October, the average relative humidity in Kikambala is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Kikambala?

In Kikambala, Kenya, during October, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 37mm (1.46") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Kikambala?

In October, the average sea temperature is 26°C (78.8°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

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

The average day length in October is 12h and 12min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Kikambala?

On the first day of October in Kikambala, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:56 and sunset at 18:11 EAT.

How many hours of sunshine does Kikambala have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 8.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Kikambala?

January through June, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Kikambala, Kenya.

What is the UV index reading in October in Kikambala?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average temperature in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (27.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 23.4°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22°C).

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Average pressure in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average pressure in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average pressure in October: 1013.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1010.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average wind speed in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average wind speed in October: 15.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (23.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (11.9km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average humidity in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, May, September, October, November and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average rainfall in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average rainfall in October: 37mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (48mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average rainfall days in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (8.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average sea temperature in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average daylight in October: 12h and 12min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average sunshine days in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average sunshine days in October: 11 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (15.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average UV index in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average UV index in October: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average cloud cover in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average cloud cover in October: 45

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Kikambala, Kenya

Average visibility in October - Kikambala, Kenya
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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