Mangaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Mangaluru, India

October, the first month of the post monsoon autumn, in Mangaluru, is a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.9°C (87.6°F) and min 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a hot 30.9°C (87.6°F). In October, in Mangaluru, the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is appraised at a scorching 40.2°C (104.4°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. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, wind, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Mangaluru is 79%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 9.1 days. Throughout October, 190.8mm (7.5") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mangaluru, there are 111.9 rainfall days, and 3796.9mm (149.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Mangaluru, the average water temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°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 Mangaluru is 11.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7.3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Mangaluru, India, is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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 October in Mangaluru?

In Mangaluru, in October, the average high-temperature is 30.9°C (87.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in October is appraised at 40.2°C (104.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Mangaluru?

In Mangaluru, India, the average relative humidity in October is 79%.

How much does it rain in Mangaluru in October?

In Mangaluru, in October, it is raining for 9.1 days, with typically 190.8mm (7.5") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Mangaluru?

In October, the average sea temperature in Mangaluru 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.

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

The average length of the day in October in Mangaluru is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mangaluru have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Mangaluru, India, is 7.3h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Mangaluru?

In Mangaluru, India, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 30.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (28.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 23.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.8°C).

Average humidity in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average humidity in October: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62%).

Average rainfall in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 190.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1200.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.2mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (27.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.4°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 (26.9°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.3h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average UV index in October - Mangaluru, India
  • Average UV index in October: 11

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).