Santiago de Cuba
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

October, the same as September, in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, is another tropical autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In Santiago de Cuba, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). In October, in Santiago de Cuba, the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 193mm (7.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Santiago de Cuba, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Santiago de Cuba are May, June, September through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

In Santiago de Cuba, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Santiago de Cuba?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Santiago de Cuba in October?

In Santiago de Cuba, during October, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 193mm (7.6") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Santiago de Cuba?

The month with the most rainfall in Santiago de Cuba is October when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 193mm (7.6") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Santiago de Cuba?

In Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.4°C (84.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in October in Santiago de Cuba?

In October, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Santiago de Cuba?

Months with the least sunshine in Santiago de Cuba are May, June, September through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Santiago de Cuba have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Santiago de Cuba is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Santiago de Cuba?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Santiago de Cuba is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average high temperature in October: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March, April and May (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (21°C).

Average rainfall in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average rainfall in October: 193mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (193mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (43.2mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average daylight in October: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Average UV index in October: 10

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).