What’s the weather like in Bijilo in October?
Just like of the year, the Bijilo weather in October is hot and sunny around this stunning resort on the coast of The Gambia. It’s the end of the tropical wet season this month and the rainfall’s a lot lighter than September and August.
In October, only occasional showers reach Bijilo and The Gambia by south-westerly winds. These showers often happen in the evening and visitors like the refreshing feel they bring to the climate. Bijilo’s on the west coast of this African country, with the Atlantic Ocean lapping the quiet sandy beaches along the shoreline.
The weather in Bijilo in October has fantastic temperatures, with an impressive daytime high average of 36°C. Even the average low for this time is only 28°C on rare cooler days, so you’ll enjoy lounging by your hotel’s pool and the soft sandy beaches. The sun rises around 7am and doesn’t set until 7pm and October should see ten hours of sunshine each day. Humidity levels in Bijilo in October average 76% and the UV index is high. Make sure you use lots of sunblock when you’re out in the sun. The wind speed averages a gentle 9mph. You’ll love cooling off in the crystal-clear waters around the coast and the sea temperature will be an incredible 29°C. It’s the end of the wet season and just 54mm of rainfall affects the region.