October weather forecast
Benghazi, Libya

Weather in October

October, like September, in Benghazi, Libya, is a moderately hot autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 16.5°C (61.7°F) and 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

In Benghazi, the average high-temperature in October slightly decreases from a tropical 30.8°C (87.4°F) in September to a warm 27.8°C (82°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 16.5°C (61.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is computed to be a hot 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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

In Benghazi, Libya, the average relative humidity in October is 64%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout October, 18mm (0.71") of precipitation is accumulated. In Benghazi, Libya, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45 days and collects up to 270mm (10.63") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Benghazi, in October, the average water temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 24°C (75.2°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Benghazi, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 23min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:33 and sunset at 18:24. On the last day of October, in Benghazi, Libya, sunrise is at 06:55 and sunset at 17:50 EET.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 8.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Benghazi is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against skin and eye damage is required. 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 the 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, Libya, in October, the average high-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.5°C (61.7°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in October is computed to be 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Benghazi?

The average relative humidity in October in Benghazi, Libya, is 64%.

How much does it rain in Benghazi in October?

In Benghazi, Libya, during October, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 18mm (0.71") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Benghazi?

In Benghazi, the average seawater temperature in October is 24°C (75.2°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 24°C (75.2°F).

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

In Benghazi, Libya, the average day length in October is 11h and 23min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Benghazi?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 06:33 and sunset at 18:24. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:55 and sunset at 17:50 EET.

How many hours of sunshine does Benghazi have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Benghazi is 8.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Benghazi?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Benghazi, Libya, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average temperature in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 16.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.3°C).

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Average humidity in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average humidity in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average humidity in October: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are May and June (55%).

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Average rainfall in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average rainfall in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall in October: 18mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (66mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average rainfall days in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12 days).
The months with the least rainy days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average sea temperature in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average sea temperature in October: 24°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 23min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 5min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h and 18min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average UV index in October
Benghazi, Libya

Average UV index in October - Benghazi, Libya
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

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