October weather forecast and climate
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Weather in October

October, like September, in La Vanguardia, Colombia, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and an average low of 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still moderately hot 28.4°C (83.1°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is appraised at a hot 32.4°C (90.3°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. 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', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', 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 subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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 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 La Vanguardia, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

Rainfall

In La Vanguardia, in October, it is raining for 15.5 days, with typically 66mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation. In La Vanguardia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.5 days and collects up to 496mm (19.53") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in La Vanguardia is 9h.

UV index

February through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in La Vanguardia. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in La Vanguardia?

The average high-temperature, in October, in La Vanguardia, is 28.4°C (83.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 32.4°C (90.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in La Vanguardia?

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

How much does it rain in La Vanguardia in October?

In La Vanguardia, during October, the rain falls for 15.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 66mm (2.6") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does La Vanguardia have in October?

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

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

The average sunshine in October in La Vanguardia is 9h.

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

February through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in La Vanguardia, Colombia.

What is the UV index intensity in October in La Vanguardia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average temperature in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (26.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (17.1°C).

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Average pressure in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average pressure in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average pressure in October: 1012.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1014.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (4.8km/h).

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Average humidity in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average humidity in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (55%).

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Average rainfall in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average rainfall in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in October: 66mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (67mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (5mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average rainfall days in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.1 days).

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

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

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average sunshine days in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (11.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

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

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are 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 Vanguardia, Colombia

Average cloud cover in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in October
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average visibility in October - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June and July (8km).

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