October weather forecast and climate
Tumpat, Malaysia

October, the same as September, in Tumpat, Malaysia, is a hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.5°C (86.9°F) and 25.5°C (77.9°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still hot 30.5°C (86.9°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is calculated to a torrid 38.6°C (101.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 78%.

Rainfall

In Tumpat, it is raining for 26.7 days, with typically 141mm (5.55") of accumulated precipitation. In Tumpat, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 275.5 days and collects up to 1543mm (60.75") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tumpat, Malaysia, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.5°C (85.1°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

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Tumpat?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Tumpat, Malaysia, is 30.5°C (86.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.5°C (77.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in October is calculated to 38.6°C (101.5°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Tumpat?

In October, the average relative humidity in Tumpat is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Tumpat?

In October, in Tumpat, the rain falls for 26.7 days. Throughout October, 141mm (5.55") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, Malaysia, in October, the average water temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°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.

How many hours of daylight does Tumpat have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tumpat have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Tumpat, Malaysia, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in October in Tumpat?

In Tumpat, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in October: 30.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 25.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (23.8°C).

Average pressure in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in October: 1010.1mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (1011.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1008.9mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (11.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (7.3km/h).

Average humidity in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (76%).

Average rainfall in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in October: 141mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (319mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (53mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 26.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is March (13.9 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 3.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (14 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (2.7 days).

Average UV index in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in October: 7

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

Average cloud cover in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in October - Tumpat, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are November and December (9km).