Weather in Clifton Beaches, Cape Town, South Africa in October

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October is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Clifton Beaches. October is too cold for swimming in Clifton Beaches for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Clifton Beaches in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in Clifton Beaches in October

The average maximum temperature in Clifton Beaches in October is 20°. The average maximum temperature is 19° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average temperature in Clifton Beaches in October is 16°. The average temperature ranges is 14° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Clifton Beaches in October is 11°. The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

Sunshine in Clifton Beaches in October

The average day light hours per day in Clifton Beaches in October are 12.9 and there are 7.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Clifton Beaches in October is typically 10.2 during October. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Clifton Beaches in October

The average sea water temperature in Clifton Beaches in October is 15.6° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Clifton Beaches in October

The average total rainfall in Clifton Beaches in October is 1.6cm and on average there are 12.1 rainy days in October making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Clifton Beaches in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Clifton Beaches in October is 14° which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 12° in the previous month and 15° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Clifton Beaches in October is typically 95.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.8% in the previous month and 95.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Clifton Beaches in October is typically 78.6%. The average relative humidity is 74.8% in the previous month and 78.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Clifton Beaches in October

The average maximum wind speed in Clifton Beaches in October is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Clifton Beaches in October is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Clifton Beaches in October is from the South West.

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