October weather forecast and climate
Simsimah, Qatar

Weather in October

October, like September, in Simsimah, Qatar, is a very hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 35.4°C (95.7°F) and an average low of 27.4°C (81.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a torrid 39.4°C (102.9°F) in September, to a still sweltering 35.4°C (95.7°F). In October, in Simsimah, the average low-temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is appraised at a scorching 41.6°C (106.9°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.
To prevent overheating and help regulate its internal temperature, the human body sweat and rely on the evaporation to cool down. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Simsimah, the average relative humidity is 50%.

Rainfall

Months with rainfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it rains. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 24.1 rainfall days, and 51mm (2.01") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 9.9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Simsimah?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 35.4°C (95.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in October is appraised at 41.6°C (106.9°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Simsimah?

The average relative humidity in October in Simsimah is 50%.

When does it start raining in Simsimah?

October is the first month it rains in Simsimah, Qatar. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 rainfall days, it receives 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Simsimah have in October?

In Simsimah, Qatar, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Simsimah have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Simsimah, Qatar, is 9.9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Simsimah?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Simsimah is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average temperature in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average high temperature in October: 35.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (41.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 27.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (32.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.7°C).

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Average pressure in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average pressure in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average pressure in October: 1011mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (997mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average wind speed in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average wind speed in October: 13.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (20.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (13.8km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average humidity in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average humidity in October: 50%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (59%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (32%).

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Average rainfall in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average rainfall in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average rainfall in October: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (13mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average rainfall days in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average rainfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (6.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average sunshine days in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average sunshine days in October: 30.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (21.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average UV index in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average cloud cover in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average cloud cover in October: 3

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 15).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 0).

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Average visibility in October
Simsimah, Qatar

Average visibility in October - Simsimah, Qatar
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

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

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