Bijilo National Park
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Bijilo National Park, The Gambia

Octubre, the same as Septiembre, in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, is another hot autumn month, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 32°C (89.6°F).

Temperature

In Octubre, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in Septiembre - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). In Octubre, in Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Octubre, in Bijilo National Park, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout Octubre, 87mm (3.43") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 58 rainfall days, and 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Octubre is 11.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Octubre is 8h.

UV index

In Octubre, the average daily maximum UV index in Bijilo National Park is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in Octubre interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in Octubre in Bijilo National Park?

The average high-temperature, in Octubre, in Bijilo National Park, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in Octubre in Bijilo National Park?

In Bijilo National Park, in Octubre, during 6 rainfall days, 87mm (3.43") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What months are the sea warmest in Bijilo National Park?

Months with the warmest seawater in Bijilo National Park are Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

How warm is the water in Octubre in Bijilo National Park?

In Bijilo National Park, The Gambia, in Octubre, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°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.

How many hours of daylight does Bijilo National Park have in Octubre?

In Octubre, the average length of the day in Bijilo National Park is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in Octubre in Bijilo National Park?

The average sunshine in Octubre in Bijilo National Park is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in Octubre in Bijilo National Park?

In Octubre, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in October: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in October: 87mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in October - Bijilo National Park, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in October: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).