Apia
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Apia, Samoa

The view of the large Methodist church in the town of Apia, Samoa
The view of the large Methodist church in the town of Apia, Samoa
October, like September, in Apia, Samoa, is another warm spring month, with average temperature varying between 29°C (84.2°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 23°C (73.4°F).

Humidity

In Apia, Samoa, the average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In Apia, during October, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 170mm (6.7") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Apia, there are 169 rainfall days, and 2800mm (110.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Apia is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In Apia, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Apia. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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 Apia?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Apia, Samoa, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Apia?

The average relative humidity in October is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Apia?

In Apia, Samoa, during October, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 170mm (6.7") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Apia?

In Apia, the average seawater temperature in October is 28.3°C (82.9°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.

What is the average length of the day in October in Apia?

The average length of the day in October is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Apia have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Apia, Samoa, is 7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Apia are January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Apia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Apia, Samoa, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average high temperature in October: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, March, April and November (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and September (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (23°C).

Average humidity in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June, August and September (75%).

Average rainfall in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average rainfall in October: 170mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (450mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (80mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (8 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.7°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (27.9°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average daylight in October: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Apia, Samoa
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).