Maseru
Lesotho
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Maseru, Lesotho

A high view of the semi-desert city of Maseru in Lesotho with a clear sky
A high view of the semi-desert city of Maseru in Lesotho with a clear sky
October, the same as September, is another warm spring month in Maseru, Lesotho, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average low of 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

In Maseru, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still moderately hot 24°C (75.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Maseru, is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

In Maseru, during October, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 75mm (3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Maseru, there are 92 rainfall days, and 660mm (26") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Maseru is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Maseru is 10. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Maseru?

In Maseru, Lesotho, in October, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Maseru?

In October, in Maseru, Lesotho, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout October, 75mm (3") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In Maseru, the average length of the day in October is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Maseru have in October?

In Maseru, Lesotho, the average sunshine in October is 9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Maseru?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average high temperature in October: 24°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (16°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (15°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (1°C).

Average rainfall in October - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall in October: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (111mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (2 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average daylight in October: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are February, March, April, May and June (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in October - Maseru, Lesotho
  • Average UV index in October: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).