Calabar
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Calabar, Nigeria

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Calabar, Nigeria, with average temperature fluctuating between 26°C (78.8°F) and 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature remains the same as in September - a still moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F). The average low-temperature, in Calabar, is 26°C (78.8°F).

Rainfall

In Calabar, in October, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 310mm (12.2") of accumulated precipitation. In Calabar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 174 days and collects up to 2952mm (116.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average water temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 12h.

Sunshine

In Calabar, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. 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. 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 October in Calabar?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Calabar, Nigeria, is 26°C (78.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).

How much does it rain in Calabar in October?

In Calabar, Nigeria, in October, during 20 rainfall days, 310mm (12.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in October in Calabar?

In Calabar, in October, the average water temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°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.

What is the average length of the day in October in Calabar?

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Calabar have in October?

In Calabar, Nigeria, the average sunshine in October is 4h.

When is the highest UV index in Calabar?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Calabar?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Calabar is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in October: 26°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (29°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 26°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (24°C).

Average rainfall in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in October: 310mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (445mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (41mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in October: 20 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and December (3 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average sea temperature in October: 27.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (28.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (25.9°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h

The month with most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in October - Calabar, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, November and December (UV index 11).