October weather forecast and climate
Bishops, Barbados

Weather in October

October, like September, in Bishops, Barbados, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.9°C (84°F) and an average low of 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

September and October, with an average high-temperature of 28.9°C (84°F), are the warmest months.

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 33.6°C (92.5°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Bishops, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

Rainfall

In Bishops, in October, during 21.9 rainfall days, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bishops, there are 233.8 rainfall days, and 706mm (27.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Bishops, the average length of the day is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Bishops is 8.3h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index in Bishops are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the warmest month in Bishops?

September and October, with an average high-temperature of 28.9°C (84°F), are warmest months in Bishops, Barbados.

What is the temperature in October in Bishops?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Bishops, is 28.9°C (84°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in October is appraised at 33.6°C (92.5°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Bishops?

In October, the average relative humidity in Bishops is 76%.

How much does it rain in Bishops in October?

In Bishops, in October, during 21.9 rainfall days, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Bishops have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Bishops?

In Bishops, Barbados, the average sunshine in October is 8.3h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bishops?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Bishops?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in October in Bishops?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average temperature in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.9°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are September and October (28.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (26.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 27.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (27.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (25.7°C).

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Average pressure in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average pressure in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average pressure in October: 1011.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average wind speed in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average wind speed in October: 21.5km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (28.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (19.4km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average humidity in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June, July, August and November (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average rainfall in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average rainfall in October: 98mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (126mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average rainfall days in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (26.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (11.3 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average sunshine days in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average sunshine days in October: 6.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (14.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (1.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average UV index in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

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Average cloud cover in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average cloud cover in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 49).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in October
Bishops, Barbados

Average visibility in October - Bishops, Barbados
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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