October weather forecast and climate
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Aguacate, Costa Rica, with average temperature fluctuating between 29.4°C (84.9°F) and 21.4°C (70.5°F).

Temperature

In Aguacate, the average high-temperature in October is essentially the same as in September - a warm 29.4°C (84.9°F). In October, in Aguacate, the average low-temperature is 21.4°C (70.5°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 37.7°C (99.9°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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air 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 individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. 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.
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 Aguacate, the average relative humidity in October is 87%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 29.1 days and typically aggregates up to 203mm (7.99") of precipitation.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Aguacate, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. 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 Aguacate?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Aguacate, Costa Rica, is 29.4°C (84.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 21.4°C (70.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in October is evaluated at 37.7°C (99.9°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Aguacate?

The average relative humidity in October is 87%.

How much does it rain in Aguacate in October?

In Aguacate, during October, the rain falls for 29.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 203mm (7.99") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Aguacate?

The month with the most rainfall in Aguacate, Costa Rica, is October when the rain falls for 29.1 days and typically aggregates up to 203mm (7.99") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Aguacate have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Aguacate?

In October, the average sunshine in Aguacate is 7.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Aguacate?

In Aguacate, Costa Rica, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average temperature in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.3°C).

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Average pressure in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average pressure in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average pressure in October: 1010.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average wind speed in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.7km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average humidity in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average humidity in October: 87%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

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Average rainfall in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average rainfall in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall in October: 203mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (203mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and March (38mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average rainfall days in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average rainfall days in October: 29.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (29.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (16.3 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average daylight in October: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average sunshine days in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average sunshine days in October: 1.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (8.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (0.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average UV index in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are April and May (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is November (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average cloud cover in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average cloud cover in October: 49

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 38).

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Average visibility in October
Aguacate, Costa Rica

Average visibility in October - Aguacate, Costa Rica
  • Average visibility in October: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June and September (8km).
Months with the lowest visibility are November and December (6km).

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