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Visiting Kotu, Gambia in October

October has average maximum temperatures of 33°C (91°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.3hrs making the days quite long and bright. October has total rainfall of 0.7cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a good time for sunbathing in Kotu. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). October is an excellent month for swimming in Kotu with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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Can you sunbathe in Kotu in October?

Yes, October is a good time for sunbathing in Kotu.

October has average maximum temperatures of 33°C (91°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.3hrs making the days quite long and bright. October has total rainfall of 0.7cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

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Can you swim in Kotu in October?

Yes, October is an excellent month for swimming in Kotu with very warm sea temperatures 26°C (79°F).

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Is October a good time to holiday in Kotu?

Yes, October is a great time for a holiday in Kotu.

October has average maximum temperatures of 33°C (91°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.3hrs making the days quite long and bright. October has total rainfall of 0.7cm (0.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. It is a good time for sunbathing in Kotu. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). October is an excellent month for swimming in Kotu with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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Is Kotu warm in October?

Yes, Kotu is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in October.

The average maximum temperature in Kotu in October is 33°C (91°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (89°) in the previous month and 33°C (92°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kotu in October is 28°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Kotu in October?

The average day light hours per day in Kotu in October are 11.8. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.3hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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Temperature in Kotu in October

The average maximum temperature in Kotu in October is 33°C (91°F). The average maximum temperature is 31°C (89°F) in the previous month and 33°C (92°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Kotu in October is 28°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 27°C (81°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Kotu in October is 24°C (75°F). The minimum temperature is 24°C (75°F) in the previous month and 22°C (71°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Kotu in October

During October the average day light hours are 11.8 per day in Kotu. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.3hrs making the days quite long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Kotu in October is typically 11.6 during October. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Kotu in October

The average sea water temperature in Kotu in October is 26.1°C (79.0°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Kotu in October

The average total rainfall in Kotu in October is 0.7cm (0.3inches) and on average there are 4.9 rainy days in October making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Kotu in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Kotu in October is 26°C (78°F) which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 26°C (79°F) in the previous month and 23°C (23°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Kotu in October is typically 96.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 98.5% in the previous month and 93.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Kotu in October is typically 81.2%. The average relative humidity is 86.6% in the previous month and 69% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Kotu in October

The average maximum wind speed in Kotu in October is typically 19KM/H (12MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 25KM/H (16MPH) in the previous month and 18KM/H (11MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Kotu in October is typically 5KM/H (3MPH). The average wind speed is 6KM/H (3MPH) in the previous month and 6KM/H (4MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Kotu in October is from the North-Northwest.

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