Cape Point
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Cape Point, The Gambia

Octubre, like Septiembre, is another hot autumn month in Cape Point, The Gambia, with average temperature fluctuating between 22°C (71.6°F) and 32°C (89.6°F).

Temperature

In Cape Point, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in Septiembre - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Octubre, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Cape Point, The Gambia, in Octubre, during 6 rainfall days, 87mm (3.43") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cape Point, 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: 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

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

Sunshine

In Octubre, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Cape Point is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in Octubre interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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. 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 Octubre in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, in Octubre, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in Octubre in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, during Octubre, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 87mm (3.43") of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Cape Point?

Julio through Noviembre, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Cape Point, The Gambia.

What is the water temperature in Octubre in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, in Octubre, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°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 Octubre in Cape Point?

In Cape Point, the average length of the day in Octubre is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cape Point have in Octubre?

In Cape Point, The Gambia, the average sunshine in Octubre is 8h.

How high is the UV index in Octubre in Cape Point?

The average daily maximum UV index in Octubre is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Cape Point, 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 - Cape Point, 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 - Cape Point, 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 - Cape Point, 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 - Cape Point, 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 - Cape Point, 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).