Weather in Dakar in October 2017

Expect 31°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 8 hours of sunshine per day in Dakar in October. Check more long-term weather averages for Dakar in October before you book your next holiday to Senegal in 2017.

Key weather averages for Dakar in October

  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Dakar31
    31°C max day temperature
  • 8 hours of sunshine per day (70% of daylight hours) in October in Dakar8
    8 hours of sunshine per day
  • 2 days with some rainfall in October in Dakar2
    2 days with some rainfall
  • 24°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Dakar24
    24°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in October in Dakar12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in October in DakarVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 39 mm monthly rainfall in October in Dakar39
    39 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in October in Dakar11
    11 (Extreme) UV index
  • 28°C sea temperature in October in Dakar28
    28°C sea temperature

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Guide to Dakar weather in October

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dakar in October is a hot 31°C (88°F) with very high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 24°C (75°F). There are usually 8 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 70% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 39mm (1.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of October with 2 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Dakar in October is 28°C (82°F).

The weather in Dakar in October is represented by Dakar.

Dakar sunrise & sunset times for October 2017

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Dakar in October 2017. Select a month to view Dakar sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st October 2017 06:59 18:59
Monday, 2nd October 2017 07:00 18:58
Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 07:00 18:58
Wednesday, 4th October 2017 07:00 18:57
Thursday, 5th October 2017 07:00 18:56
Friday, 6th October 2017 07:00 18:56
Saturday, 7th October 2017 07:00 18:55
Sunday, 8th October 2017 07:00 18:54
Monday, 9th October 2017 07:00 18:54
Tuesday, 10th October 2017 07:00 18:53
Wednesday, 11th October 2017 07:01 18:52
Thursday, 12th October 2017 07:01 18:52
Friday, 13th October 2017 07:01 18:51
Saturday, 14th October 2017 07:01 18:50
Sunday, 15th October 2017 07:01 18:50
Monday, 16th October 2017 07:01 18:49
Tuesday, 17th October 2017 07:02 18:48
Wednesday, 18th October 2017 07:02 18:48
Thursday, 19th October 2017 07:02 18:47
Friday, 20th October 2017 07:02 18:47
Saturday, 21st October 2017 07:02 18:46
Sunday, 22nd October 2017 07:03 18:46
Monday, 23rd October 2017 07:03 18:45
Tuesday, 24th October 2017 07:03 18:45
Wednesday, 25th October 2017 07:03 18:44
Thursday, 26th October 2017 07:04 18:44
Friday, 27th October 2017 07:04 18:43
Saturday, 28th October 2017 07:04 18:43
Sunday, 29th October 2017 07:04 18:42
Monday, 30th October 2017 07:05 18:42
Tuesday, 31st October 2017 07:05 18:42
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