Average Weather during October in Nairobi, Kenya

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Nairobi in October is 11.0°C (51.8°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 61mm (2.4in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 25.0°C (77°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Nairobi with 226 hours of sun. October is known as one of the best months to visit Nairobi.


So what to wear in October? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

No idea where to travel to this year? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 51 °F
Max Temperature 77 °F
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 226

Where to stay in Nairobi

What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

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