Average weather in October in Cotonou, Benin

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Cotonou in October is 23.0°C (73.4°F). The amount of rain in October is high with an average of 127mm (5.0in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Cotonou with 208 hours of sun.


So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Cotonou should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 26.0°C (78.8°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 29 °C
Water Temperature 26 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 127mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 208

Where to stay in Cotonou

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Cotonou

WED Jan 26
34°C | 24°C
Sunny

Sunny

THU Jan 27
32°C | 24°C
Sunny

Sunny

FRI Jan 28
33°C | 25°C
Sunny

Sunny

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