Tegucigalpa
Honduras
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Tegucigalpa, Honduras

The city of Tegucigalpa viewed from above with a distant skyline and mountain ranges
The city of Tegucigalpa viewed from above with a distant skyline and mountain ranges
October, like September, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature varying between 27.3°C (81.1°F) and 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Temperature

In Tegucigalpa, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still moderately hot 27.3°C (81.1°F). In Tegucigalpa, in October, the average low-temperature is 17.6°C (63.7°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 30.2°C (86.4°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences). 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.

Humidity

The most humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout October, 108.9mm (4.3") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 73 rainfall days, and 871.7mm (34.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Tegucigalpa, the average sunshine is 6.5h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in October in Tegucigalpa?

In October, in Tegucigalpa, the average high-temperature is 27.3°C (81.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.6°C (63.7°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 30.2°C (86.4°F).

What is the most humid month in Tegucigalpa?

The most humid month in Tegucigalpa is October, with an average relative humidity of 78%.

What is the average humidity in October in Tegucigalpa?

In October, the average relative humidity in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Tegucigalpa?

In Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in October, during 10 rainfall days, 108.9mm (4.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Tegucigalpa have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Tegucigalpa have in October?

In Tegucigalpa, Honduras, the average sunshine in October is 6.5h.

When is the highest UV index in Tegucigalpa?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Tegucigalpa.

How high is the UV index in October in Tegucigalpa?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Tegucigalpa is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.3°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (30.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (18.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.3°C).

Average humidity in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (60%).

Average rainfall in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average rainfall in October: 108.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (177.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (4.7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and March (1 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • 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: 6.5h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average UV index in October - Tegucigalpa, Honduras
  • 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).