The climate in Freetown during October can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
October is in the fall / autumn in Freetown and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||28.7°C 83.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||21.8°C 71.2°F|
|Average temperature||25.2°C 77.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.2 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||282 mm 11.1 ins|
|Rainy days||21 days|
|Sea temperature||28.2°C 82.8°F|
|Windspeed||14kph 9 mph|
On average October is the 5th wettest month of the year in Freetown with around 282mm 11.1 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 21 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.2 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Freetown in October 2021.
|Hottest month:||April||30°C 86°F|
|Driest month:||February||6mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||August||26.9°C 80.4°F|
|Wettest month:||August||804mm 31.7ins|