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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Taipei, Taiwan

Cloudy skies above the city of Taipei in Taiwan, with a bird
Cloudy skies above the city of Taipei in Taiwan, with a bird's eye view of the National Taiwan University buildings
October, like September, in Taipei, Taiwan, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.5°C (81.5°F) and an average low of 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 31.1°C (88°F) in September, to a moderately hot 27.5°C (81.5°F). The average low-temperature, in Taipei, is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 30.3°C (86.5°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', 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 (pregnancy, metabolic differences, wind), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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.

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Taipei is 75.3%.

Rainfall

In October, in Taipei, the rain falls for 11.9 days. Throughout October, 148.9mm (5.86") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Taipei, there are 165.5 rainfall days, and 2405.1mm (94.69") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Taipei, the average length of the day in October is 11.6h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

In Taipei, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in October in Taipei?

In October, the average high-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is appraised at 30.3°C (86.5°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Taipei?

The average relative humidity in October in Taipei, Taiwan, is 75.3%.

How many days does it rain in October in Taipei?

In Taipei, Taiwan, during October, the rain falls for 11.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 148.9mm (5.86") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Taipei have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Taipei have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Taipei, Taiwan, is 4h.

How high is the UV index in October in Taipei?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (34.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.9°C).

Average humidity in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average humidity in October: 75.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

Average rainfall in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall in October: 148.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (360.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (73.3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and June (15.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is December (11.7 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average daylight in October: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.1h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.5h).

Average UV index in October - Taipei, Taiwan
  • Average UV index in October: 9

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 6).