The climate in Durban during October can be summarized as warm and damp.
October is in the spring in Durban and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 24°C (75°F), whilst at night 16°C (61°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||23.6°C 74.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||16°C 60.9°F|
|Average temperature||19.8°C 67.7°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||102 mm 4 ins|
|Rainy days||15 days|
|Sea temperature||22.6°C 72.6°F|
|Windspeed||16.5kph 10 mph|
On average October is the 6th wettest month of the year in Durban with around 102mm 4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 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 Durban in October 2023.
|Hottest month:||February||27.3°C 81.1°F|
|Driest month:||June||27mm 1.1ins|
|Coldest month:||July||22°C 71.6°F|
|Wettest month:||January||140mm 5.5ins|