The climate in Pontianak during October can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
October is in the spring in Pontianak and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.7°C 89°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.6°C 72.6°F|
|Average temperature||27.1°C 80.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.6 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||302 mm 11.9 ins|
|Rainy days||19 days|
|Sea temperature||29.2°C 84.6°F|
|Windspeed||6.5kph 4 mph|
On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Pontianak with around 302mm 11.9 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 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 Pontianak in October 2023.
|Hottest month:||May||32°C 89.6°F|
|Driest month:||August||181mm 7.1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||30.8°C 87.4°F|
|Wettest month:||November||377mm 14.8ins|