Quetzaltenango
Guatemala
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala

October, the same as September, in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, is another pleasant autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 21.7°C (71.1°F) and min 8.4°C (47.1°F).

Temperature

In Quetzaltenango, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still pleasant 21.7°C (71.1°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

Humidity

In Quetzaltenango, the average relative humidity is 79.3%.

Rainfall

In Quetzaltenango, it is raining for 14.5 days, with typically 93.6mm (3.7") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Quetzaltenango, there are 129.2 rainfall days, and 802.1mm (31.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Quetzaltenango, the average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 5.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Quetzaltenango?

In Quetzaltenango, in October, the average high-temperature is 21.7°C (71.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.4°C (47.1°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Quetzaltenango?

In October, the average relative humidity in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, is 79.3%.

How many days does it rain in October in Quetzaltenango?

In Quetzaltenango, in October, during 14.5 rainfall days, 93.6mm (3.7") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Quetzaltenango have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Quetzaltenango have in October?

In Quetzaltenango, the average sunshine in October is 5.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango?

Months with the highest UV index in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in October in Quetzaltenango?

In Quetzaltenango, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average high temperature in October: 21.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (25.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is September (20.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (9.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.3°C).

Average humidity in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average humidity in October: 79.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (63.1%).

Average rainfall in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall in October: 93.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (147.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (22.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.8 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average daylight in October: 11.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.1h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in October - Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).