Puducherry
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Puducherry, India

October, the first month of the post monsoon autumn, in Puducherry, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In Puducherry, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

In Puducherry, during October, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 241mm (9.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Puducherry, there are 47 rainfall days, and 1240mm (48.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Puducherry, India.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in October in Puducherry?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Puducherry, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, during October, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 241mm (9.5") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Puducherry?

In Puducherry, India, in October, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Puducherry have in October?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Puducherry?

June through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Puducherry have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Puducherry?

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

What is the UV index intensity in October in Puducherry?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Puducherry, India, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (37°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20°C).

Average rainfall in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 241mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (300mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Puducherry, India
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (26.8°C).

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with most sunshine are February, March and April (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Puducherry, 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 9).