Kozhikode
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

September weather forecast and climate
Kozhikode, India

The last month of the rainy (monsoon) season, September, is another warm month in Kozhikode, India, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.8°C (73°F) and 29.5°C (85.1°F).

Temperature

In September, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in August - a still moderately hot 29.5°C (85.1°F). In September, in Kozhikode, the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in September is appraised at a very hot 37.7°C (99.9°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In September, the average relative humidity in Kozhikode, India, is 86%.

Rainfall

In Kozhikode, during 13 rainfall days, 132.1mm (5.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 125.9 rainfall days, and 3130.2mm (123.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kozhikode, the average seawater temperature is 27.4°C (81.3°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 Kozhikode is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Kozhikode, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index 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 unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in September in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, India, in September, the average high-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in September is evaluated at 37.7°C (99.9°F).

What is the average humidity in September in Kozhikode?

In September, the average relative humidity in Kozhikode, India, is 86%.

How many days does it rain in September in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, India, during September, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 132.1mm (5.2") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in September in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, India, the average seawater temperature in September is 27.4°C (81.3°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 Kozhikode have in September?

In September, the average length of the day in Kozhikode is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in September in Kozhikode?

The average sunshine in September in Kozhikode, India, is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Kozhikode?

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

How high is the UV index in September in Kozhikode?

In Kozhikode, India, the average daily maximum UV index in September is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average high temperature in September: 29.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in September: 22.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.3°C).

Average humidity in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average humidity in September: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (70%).

Average rainfall in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average rainfall in September: 132.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1230.3mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (1.5mm).

Average rainfall days in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average rainfall days in September: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (25.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (0.3 days).

Average sea temperature in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average sea temperature in September: 27.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.8°C).

Average daylight in September / Average sunshine in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average daylight in September: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.8h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in September: 6h

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

Average UV index in September - Kozhikode, India
  • Average UV index in September: 12

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