Ouvéa Island
New Caledonia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia

The natural iconic Lekiny
The natural iconic Lekiny's Cliffs located in the Loyalty Islands in Quvea Island, New Caledonia
October, the same as September, is another warm spring month in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, with average temperature varying between 18°C (64.4°F) and 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout October, 73mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 181 rainfall days, and 1684mm (66.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ouvéa Island, the average seawater temperature is 25°C (77°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

The average length of the day in Ouvéa Island is 12.6h.

Sunshine

October through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, in October, the average high-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Ouvéa Island?

In October, in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout October, 73mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in October in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, in October, the average water temperature is 25°C (77°F). 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.

What is the average length of the day in October in Ouvéa Island?

The average length of the day in October in Ouvéa Island is 12.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Ouvéa Island?

Months with the most sunshine in Ouvéa Island are October through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in October in Ouvéa Island?

In October, the average sunshine is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ouvéa Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Ouvéa Island are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in October in Ouvéa Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average high temperature in October: 26°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March and December (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

Average rainfall in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall in October: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (260mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (63mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (11 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 25°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February and March (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (24°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average daylight in October: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are October, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in October - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).