Ambodifotatra
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Ambodifotatra, Madagascar

October, like September, in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is another warm spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 19°C (66.2°F) and max 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

In Ambodifotatra, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still warm 27°C (80.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Ambodifotatra, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Ambodifotatra is October when the rain falls for 16 days and typically collects 96mm (3.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature in Ambodifotatra is 25.2°C (77.4°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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

October and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Ambodifotatra. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. 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 Ambodifotatra?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 27°C (80.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How much does it rain in Ambodifotatra in October?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, in October, it is raining for 16 days, with typically 96mm (3.8") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Ambodifotatra?

October is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 16 days and accumulates 96mm (3.8") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Ambodifotatra?

In October, the average sea temperature in Ambodifotatra is 25.2°C (77.4°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 Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average length of the day in October is 12.5h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Ambodifotatra?

October and November, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Ambodifotatra.

How long on average sun shines in October in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

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

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar.

How high is the UV index in October in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in October: 27°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March and December (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (17°C).

Average rainfall in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in October: 96mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (396mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (96mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in October: 16 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (16 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average sea temperature in October: 25.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in October: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are March, June and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).