October weather forecast and climate
Kano, Nigeria

October, the same as September, in Kano, Nigeria, is a hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 18.9°C (66°F) and 34°C (93.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a hot 31°C (87.8°F) in September, to a still tropical 34°C (93.2°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 18.9°C (66°F).

Rainfall

October is the last month it rains in Kano. During 1.2 rainfall days, Kano aggregates 10.2mm (0.4") of precipitation. In Kano, Nigeria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 49.5 days and collects up to 696.4mm (27.42") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 8.6h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Kano, Nigeria, is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Kano?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Kano, Nigeria, is 34°C (93.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 18.9°C (66°F).

What is the last month it rains in Kano?

October is the last month it rains. During 1.2 rainfall days, in October, Kano aggregates 10.2mm (0.4") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Kano have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kano have in October?

In Kano, Nigeria, the average sunshine in October is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Kano?

In Kano, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in October: 34°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (13°C).

Average rainfall in October - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in October: 10.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (228mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in October: 1.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average UV index in October - Kano, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in October: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).