Kovalam
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Kovalam, India

October, the first month of the post monsoon autumn, in Kovalam, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

June through October, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout October, 268mm (10.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 90 rainfall days, and 1856mm (73.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kovalam, the average seawater temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°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 Kovalam, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Kovalam, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kovalam are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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 are the coldest months in Kovalam?

The coldest months in Kovalam are June through October, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

What is the temperature in October in Kovalam?

In Kovalam, India, in October, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Kovalam in October?

In Kovalam, India, in October, during 10 rainfall days, 268mm (10.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in October in Kovalam?

In Kovalam, the average seawater temperature in October is 28.4°C (83.1°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.

How many hours of daylight does Kovalam have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Kovalam is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Kovalam?

In October, the average sunshine in Kovalam is 6h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kovalam?

In Kovalam, India, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Kovalam, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August, September and October (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, July, August, November and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in October - Kovalam, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 268mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (341mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (21mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Kovalam, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Kovalam, India
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July and August (27°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kovalam, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Kovalam, India
  • 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).