October weather forecast
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Weather in October

October, like September, in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is a moderately hot spring month, with an average temperature ranging between max 26.8°C (80.2°F) and min 21.1°C (70°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still warm 26.8°C (80.2°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 21.1°C (70°F).

Humidity

In Kieta, Papua New Guinea, the average relative humidity in October is 90%.

Rainfall

In Kieta, Papua New Guinea, it is raining for 29.5 days, with typically 493mm (19.41") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 352.6 rainfall days, and 5043mm (198.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kieta, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.7°C (85.5°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 in October is 12h and 14min.
On the first day of October in Kieta, sunrise is at 05:22 and sunset at 17:32. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:11 and sunset at 17:30 +10.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 4.8h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Kieta are January, February, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Kieta?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Kieta, is 26.8°C (80.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 21.1°C (70°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is evaluated at 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Kieta?

In October, the average relative humidity is 90%.

How much does it rain in Kieta in October?

In Kieta, Papua New Guinea, in October, during 29.5 rainfall days, 493mm (19.41") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Kieta?

In Kieta, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.7°C (85.5°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.

How many hours of daylight does Kieta have in October?

The average day length in October is 12h and 14min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Kieta?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:22 and sunset at 17:32. On the last day of the month, in Kieta, sunrise is at 05:11 and sunset at 17:30 +10.

How many hours of sunshine does Kieta have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 4.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kieta?

The months with the highest UV index in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, are January, February, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in October in Kieta?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Kieta, Papua New Guinea, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average temperature in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average high temperature in October: 26.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are November and December (27.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (25.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (20.5°C).

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Average pressure in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average pressure in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average pressure in October: 1009.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1009.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1007.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average wind speed in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (6.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (4.2km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average humidity in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average humidity in October: 90%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June, July and August (92%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (88%).

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Average rainfall in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average rainfall in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average rainfall in October: 493mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (511mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (281mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average rainfall days in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average rainfall days in October: 29.5 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (30.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (26.8 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average sea temperature in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is December (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (29°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average daylight in October: 12h and 14min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 4h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average sunshine days in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average sunshine days in October: 1.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0 days).

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Average UV index in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average UV index in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are March, April, May, June, July and August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average cloud cover in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average cloud cover in October: 72

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 66).

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Average visibility in October
Kieta, Papua New Guinea

Average visibility in October - Kieta, Papua New Guinea
  • Average visibility in October: 6km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (7km).
The months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6km).

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