October weather forecast and climate
Penas Negras, Colombia

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Penas Negras, Colombia, is another tropical autumn month, with average temperature varying between 33.5°C (92.3°F) and 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Temperature

In Penas Negras, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still tropical 33.5°C (92.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Penas Negras, is 19.3°C (66.7°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at an extremely hot 41.6°C (106.9°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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. 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. 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. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Penas Negras, the average relative humidity is 62%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Penas Negras is October when the rain falls for 21.6 days and typically aggregates up to 109mm (4.29") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Penas Negras, the average sunshine is 9.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through April, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary 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 Penas Negras?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 33.5°C (92.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.3°C (66.7°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is estimated at 41.6°C (106.9°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Penas Negras?

In Penas Negras, Colombia, the average relative humidity in October is 62%.

How much does it rain in Penas Negras in October?

In Penas Negras, Colombia, in October, it is raining for 21.6 days, with typically 109mm (4.29") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Penas Negras?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Penas Negras, Colombia. Rain falls for 21.6 days and accumulates 109mm (4.29") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Penas Negras?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Penas Negras have in October?

In Penas Negras, the average sunshine in October is 9.2h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Penas Negras?

January through April, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Penas Negras, Colombia.

What is the UV index reading in October in Penas Negras?

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

Average temperature in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average temperature in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in October: 33.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (35.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (32.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (18°C).

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Average pressure in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average pressure in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average pressure in October: 1013.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1015.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1012.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average wind speed in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.1km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are July and August (7.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.6km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average humidity in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average humidity in October: 62%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (65%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (51%).

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Average rainfall in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average rainfall in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in October: 109mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (109mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (37mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average rainfall days in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (23.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (10.5 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Penas Negras, 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 and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 8.4h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average sunshine days in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 3.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (14.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (2.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average UV index in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average UV index in October: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average cloud cover in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 33).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 22).

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Average visibility in October
Penas Negras, Colombia

Average visibility in October - Penas Negras, Colombia
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are October, November and December (9km).

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