October weather forecast and climate
La Astilla, Colombia

Weather in October

October, like September, in La Astilla, Colombia, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 21.8°C (71.2°F) and an average high of 29.4°C (84.9°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still warm 29.4°C (84.9°F). The average low-temperature, in La Astilla, is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 38.2°C (100.8°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'feels like', 'felt air 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 (clothing, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in La Astilla is 89%.

Rainfall

In La Astilla, in October, during 29.7 rainfall days, 291mm (11.46") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In La Astilla, during the entire year, the rain falls for 344.6 days and collects up to 3021mm (118.94") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in La Astilla is 12h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in La Astilla is 6.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. Months with the lowest UV index in La Astilla, Colombia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 temperature in October in La Astilla?

In October, in La Astilla, Colombia, the average high-temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is calculated to 38.2°C (100.8°F).

What is the average humidity in October in La Astilla?

In October, the average relative humidity is 89%.

How much does it rain in La Astilla in October?

In La Astilla, in October, during 29.7 rainfall days, 291mm (11.46") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in La Astilla?

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

How many hours of sunshine does La Astilla have in October?

In La Astilla, Colombia, the average sunshine in October is 6.3h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in La Astilla?

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in La Astilla?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in October in La Astilla?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average temperature in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (29.8°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are April and May (29.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (22.6°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are November and December (21.5°C).

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Average pressure in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average pressure in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average pressure in October: 1010.1mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May, August and September (1010.2mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are November and December (1009.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
La Astilla, Colombia

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

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (5.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (4km/h).

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Average humidity in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average humidity in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average humidity in October: 89%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (86%).

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Average rainfall in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average rainfall in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in October: 291mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (341mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (98mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average rainfall days in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 29.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (30.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (26.1 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
La Astilla, Colombia

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average sunshine days in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (2.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are October and November (0.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average UV index in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average UV index in October: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average cloud cover in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 66

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 66).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 57).

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Average visibility in October
La Astilla, Colombia

Average visibility in October - La Astilla, Colombia
  • Average visibility in October: 6km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (7km).
Months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6km).

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