October weather forecast and climate
Buenaventura, Colombia

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Buenaventura, Colombia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.9°C (82.2°F) and an average low of 22.4°C (72.3°F).

Temperature

October through December, with an average high-temperature of 27.9°C (82.2°F), are the coldest months.

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 33.1°C (91.6°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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

Months with the highest humidity in Buenaventura are April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall in Buenaventura. Rain falls for 28.6 days and accumulates 309mm (12.17") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature in Buenaventura is 26.9°C (80.4°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 5.6h.

UV index

October is the month with the lowest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What are the coldest months in Buenaventura?

The coldest months in Buenaventura are October through December, with an average high-temperature of 27.9°C (82.2°F).

What is the temperature in October in Buenaventura?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Buenaventura, is 27.9°C (82.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in October is calculated to 33.1°C (91.6°F).

What is the most humid month in Buenaventura?

Months with the highest humidity in Buenaventura are April, May, September through December, with an average relative humidity of 88%.

What is the average humidity in October in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, the average relative humidity in October is 88%.

How many days does it rain in October in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, Colombia, in October, during 28.6 rainfall days, 309mm (12.17") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Buenaventura?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Buenaventura. Rain falls for 28.6 days and accumulates 309mm (12.17") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Buenaventura?

In Buenaventura, Colombia, the average seawater temperature in October is 26.9°C (80.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Buenaventura have in October?

In Buenaventura, Colombia, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Buenaventura have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Buenaventura is 5.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Buenaventura?

With an average maximum UV index of 5, October is the month with the lowest UV index in Buenaventura, Colombia.

How high is the UV index in October in Buenaventura?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Buenaventura, Colombia, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (29.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are October, November and December (27.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (23.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is October (22.4°C).

Average pressure in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average pressure in October: 1011.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1012mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.3km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and December (6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are April and May (5.1km/h).

Average humidity in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average humidity in October: 88%

Months with the highest relative humidity are April, May, September, October, November and December (88%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February and March (86%).

Average rainfall in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in October: 309mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (309mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (126mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 28.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (30.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (25.3 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (28.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, November and December (26.8°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are August and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 1.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (4.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is October (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 67

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 69).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 56).

Average visibility in October - Buenaventura, Colombia
  • Average visibility in October: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).