The climate in Lagos during October can be summarized as warm and reasonably dry.
October is in the fall / autumn in Lagos and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (71°F), whilst at night 15°C (59°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||21.7°C 71°F|
|Nightly temperature||15.2°C 59.3°F|
|Average temperature||18.4°C 65.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||58 mm 2.3 ins|
|Rainy days||9 days|
|Sea temperature||20.4°C 68.6°F|
|Windspeed||13kph 8 mph|
On average October is the 5th wettest month of the year in Lagos with around 58mm 2.3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.7 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 Lagos in October 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||25.3°C 77.5°F|
|Driest month:||July||2mm 0.1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||15.1°C 59.2°F|
|Wettest month:||December||102mm 4ins|