The climate in Kruger National Park during October can be summarized as hot and reasonably dry.
October is in the spring in Kruger National Park and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 17°C (62°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.9°C 85.8°F|
|Nightly temperature||16.9°C 62.4°F|
|Average temperature||23.4°C 74.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||8.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||44 mm 1.7 ins|
|Rainy days||5 days|
|Sea temperature||22.8°C 73.1°F|
|Windspeed||8.3kph 5 mph|
On average October is the 6th wettest month of the year in Kruger National Park with around 44mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.8 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 Kruger National Park in October 2022.
|Hottest month:||January||33°C 91.4°F|
|Driest month:||June||6mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||June||25.2°C 77.4°F|
|Wettest month:||December||87mm 3.4ins|