Male
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Male, Maldives

The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives from above, with the vast clear waters and islands
The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives from above, with the vast clear waters and islands
October, the same as September, in Male, Maldives, is a hot autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 25.2°C (77.4°F) and max 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature remains equal as in September - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). In Male, the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Male is 81.7%.

Rainfall

In Male, it is raining for 14.6 days, with typically 222mm (8.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Male, there are 130.7 rainfall days, and 1949.3mm (76.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature in Male is 28.8°C (83.8°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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Male is 7.6h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Male?

In October, in Male, Maldives, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Male?

In October, the average relative humidity is 81.7%.

How much does it rain in Male in October?

In Male, Maldives, in October, it is raining for 14.6 days, with typically 222mm (8.7") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in October in Male?

In October, the average sea temperature in Male is 28.8°C (83.8°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.

How many hours of daylight does Male have in October?

In Male, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Male?

In Male, the average sunshine in October is 7.6h.

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

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

How high is the UV index in October in Male?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Male, Maldives, 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 - Male, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in October: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 25.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are September and December (25.1°C).

Average humidity in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average humidity in October: 81.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (76.9%).

Average rainfall in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in October: 222mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (242.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (49.7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (3.5 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and December (28.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.6h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
Months with least sunshine are June and September (Average sunshine: 6.7).

Average UV index in October - Male, Maldives
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).