October weather forecast
Mahé, Seychelles

A view from mount Copolia, of the scenic islands of Victoria and Eden, in Mahé, Seychelles, surrounded by clear water
A view from mount Copolia, of the scenic islands of Victoria and Eden, in Mahé, Seychelles, surrounded by clear water

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm spring month in Mahé, Seychelles, with average temperature ranging between min 26.8°C (80.2°F) and max 27.5°C (81.5°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still moderately hot 27.5°C (81.5°F). In October, in Mahé, the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is computed to be a hot 30.6°C (87.1°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, metabolic differences, pregnancy), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Mahé is 78%.

Rainfall

In Mahé, during October, the rain falls for 18.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 134mm (5.28") of precipitation. In Mahé, during the entire year, the rain falls for 241.9 days and collects up to 1432mm (56.38") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature in Mahé is 28.2°C (82.8°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Mahé, the average length of the day in October is 12.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index in Mahé are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Mahé?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Mahé, is 27.5°C (81.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is computed to be 30.6°C (87.1°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Mahé?

In Mahé, the average relative humidity in October is 78%.

How much does it rain in Mahé in October?

In Mahé, in October, it is raining for 18.1 days, with typically 134mm (5.28") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Mahé?

In Mahé, the average seawater temperature in October is 28.2°C (82.8°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Mahé have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Mahé, Seychelles, is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mahé have in October?

In Mahé, the average sunshine in October is 9h.

When is the highest UV index in Mahé?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

When is the lowest UV index in Mahé?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Mahé?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average temperature in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (26.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 26.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (28.1°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (25.7°C).

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Average pressure in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average pressure in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average pressure in October: 1011.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1012.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (1010.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average wind speed in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average wind speed in October: 18.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (28.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (12.8km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average humidity in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (73%).

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Average rainfall in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average rainfall in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average rainfall in October: 134mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (220mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (50mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average rainfall days in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average rainfall days in October: 18.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (23.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (17.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average sea temperature in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.2°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average daylight in October: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average sunshine days in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average sunshine days in October: 8.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (10.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average UV index in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

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Average cloud cover in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average cloud cover in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average cloud cover in October: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in October
Mahé, Seychelles

Average visibility in October - Mahé, Seychelles
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (9km).

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