October weather forecast
Bridgetown, Barbados

The public promenade beside The Careenage in Bridgetown, Barbados
The public promenade beside The Careenage in Bridgetown, Barbados

Weather in October

October, like September, in Bridgetown, Barbados, is a moderately hot autumn month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.9°C (84°F) and 27.8°C (82°F).

Temperature

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

Heat index

The average heat index in October is calculated to be a tropical 34°C (93.2°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

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

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11h and 50min.
On the first day of October in Bridgetown, sunrise is at 05:47 and sunset at 17:48. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:51 and sunset at 17:32 AST.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. The months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in Bridgetown?

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

What is the temperature in October in Bridgetown?

In Bridgetown, Barbados, in October, the average high-temperature is 28.9°C (84°F), and the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in October is calculated to be 34°C (93.2°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Bridgetown?

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

How many days does it rain in October in Bridgetown?

In October, in Bridgetown, Barbados, the rain falls for 21.9 days. Throughout October, 98mm (3.86") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Bridgetown?

In October, the average sea temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in October in Bridgetown?

The average day length in October in Bridgetown is 11h and 50min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Bridgetown?

On the first day of October in Bridgetown, sunrise is at 05:47 and sunset at 17:48. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:51 and sunset at 17:32 AST.

How many hours of sunshine does Bridgetown have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 8.3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bridgetown?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Bridgetown?

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

What is the UV index intensity in October in Bridgetown?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Bridgetown, Barbados, is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average temperature in October - Bridgetown, 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average pressure in October - Bridgetown, 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average wind speed in October - Bridgetown, 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

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

The 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average rainfall in October - Bridgetown, 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average rainfall days in October - Bridgetown, 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 sea temperature in October
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average sea temperature in October - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (27.1°C).

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bridgetown, Barbados
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 50min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 53min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 22min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Bridgetown, Barbados

Average sunshine days in October - Bridgetown, 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
Bridgetown, Barbados

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

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

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

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

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Average visibility in October
Bridgetown, Barbados

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

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

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