Jos
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Jos, Nigeria

October, like September, in Jos, Nigeria, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 16.9°C (62.4°F) and max 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 16.9°C (62.4°F).

Rainfall

In Jos, Nigeria, during 4 rainfall days, 53mm (2.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 92 rainfall days, and 1324mm (52.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Jos, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 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. 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. 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 Jos?

In Jos, Nigeria, in October, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.9°C (62.4°F).

How much does it rain in Jos in October?

In Jos, Nigeria, during October, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 53mm (2.1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Jos have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Jos have in October?

In Jos, Nigeria, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Jos?

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

What is the UV index reading in October in Jos?

In Jos, Nigeria, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in October: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (31.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (24.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 16.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (19.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.9°C).

Average rainfall in October - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in October: 53mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (298mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Jos, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

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

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).