Serrekunda
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Serrekunda, The Gambia

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

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Serrekunda, during 6 rainfall days, 87mm (3.43") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 58 rainfall days, and 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

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

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

Sunshine

In Octubre, the average sunshine in Serrekunda is 8h.

UV index

In Serrekunda, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 in Octubre transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in Octubre in Serrekunda?

The average high-temperature, in Octubre, in Serrekunda, The Gambia, 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 Serrekunda?

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

When is the sea warmest in Serrekunda?

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

What is the water temperature in Octubre in Serrekunda?

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

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

How long on average sun shines in Octubre in Serrekunda?

In Serrekunda, the average sunshine in Octubre is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in Octubre in Serrekunda?

In Octubre, the average daily maximum UV index in Serrekunda is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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 - Serrekunda, 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).