October weather forecast and climate
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

A view of the Road Town in the British Virgin Islands from the Mount Sage National Park in Tortola
A view of the Road Town in the British Virgin Islands from the Mount Sage National Park in Tortola

Weather in October

October, like September, in Road Town, British Virgin Islands, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 27.8°C (82°F) and an average high of 28.8°C (83.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still warm 28.8°C (83.8°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 27.8°C (82°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is estimated at a hot 33.2°C (91.8°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. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, clothing). 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 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

January through March, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 75%, are the least humid months in Road Town.

Rainfall

The wettest months in Road Town are August and October, with an average 113mm (4.45") of rainfall.

Daylight

In Road Town, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Road Town is 7.2h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Road Town. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Road Town. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the 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. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Road Town?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 28.8°C (83.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 33.2°C (91.8°F).

What are the least humid months in Road Town?

Months with the lowest humidity in Road Town, British Virgin Islands, are January through March, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 75%.

What is the average humidity in October in Road Town?

In Road Town, British Virgin Islands, the average relative humidity in October is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Road Town?

In Road Town, in October, it is raining for 23.7 days, with typically 113mm (4.45") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Road Town?

Months with the most rainfall are August and October, with an average 113mm (4.45") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Road Town have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Road Town, British Virgin Islands, is 11.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Road Town have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Road Town is 7.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Road Town?

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

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Road Town?

Months with the lowest UV index in Road Town, British Virgin Islands, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

How high is the UV index in October in Road Town?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Road Town, British Virgin Islands, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average temperature in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (28.9°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February and March (25.9°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 March (24.7°C).

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Average pressure in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average pressure in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average pressure in October: 1012.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1012.7mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average wind speed in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average wind speed in October: 18.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (24.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (18.2km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average humidity in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February, March, October and December (75%).

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Average rainfall in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average rainfall in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average rainfall in October: 113mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and October (113mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (28mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average rainfall days in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average rainfall days in October: 23.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (24.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (17.5 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average daylight in October: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average sunshine days in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average sunshine days in October: 4.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (7.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average UV index in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • 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
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average cloud cover in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

Months with the most cloud cover are May, July and August (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 34).

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Average visibility in October
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Average visibility in October - Road Town, British Virgin Islands
  • 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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