Rishikesh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Rishikesh, India

A beautiful city on the Banks of Gange River, in the valley in Rishikesh, India
A beautiful city on the Banks of Gange River, in the valley in Rishikesh, India
The first month of the post monsoon autumn, October, is still a hot month in Rishikesh, India, with temperature in the range of an average low of 17°C (62.6°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). In Rishikesh, in October, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

In Rishikesh, in October, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 54mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation. In Rishikesh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 60 days and collects up to 1483mm (58.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Rishikesh is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Rishikesh, India, is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 7 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Rishikesh?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Rishikesh, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How much does it rain in Rishikesh in October?

In Rishikesh, in October, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 54mm (2.1") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Rishikesh have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Rishikesh have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Rishikesh is 8h.

How high is the UV index in October in Rishikesh?

In Rishikesh, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Rishikesh, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (36°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June and July (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6°C).

Average rainfall in October - Rishikesh, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 54mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (444mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (10mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Rishikesh, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Rishikesh, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, July and August (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Rishikesh, India
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).