October weather forecast
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Weather in October

October, like September, is another hot autumn month in Bocas del Toro Province, Panama, with an average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 31.7°C (89.1°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still hot 31.7°C (89.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Bocas del Toro Province, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Bocas del Toro Province, during October, the rain falls for 16.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 150.5mm (5.93") of precipitation. In Bocas del Toro Province, during the entire year, the rain falls for 204.3 days and collects up to 3458mm (136.14") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bocas del Toro Province, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.1°C (84.4°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 55min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:17 and sunset at 18:19. On the last day of October, in Bocas del Toro Province, sunrise is at 06:18 and sunset at 18:06 EST.

Sunshine

July through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Bocas del Toro Province. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Bocas del Toro Province in October?

In Bocas del Toro Province, in October, during 16.4 rainfall days, 150.5mm (5.93") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Bocas del Toro Province?

In Bocas del Toro Province, Panama, in October, the average water temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°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 Bocas del Toro Province?

In Bocas del Toro Province, Panama, the average day length in October is 11h and 55min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Bocas del Toro Province?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 06:17 and sunset at 18:19. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:18 and sunset at 18:06 EST.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bocas del Toro Province?

July through November, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in October in Bocas del Toro Province?

In Bocas del Toro Province, the average sunshine duration in October is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Bocas del Toro Province?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Bocas del Toro Province.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Bocas del Toro Province?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average temperature in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average high temperature in October: 31.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (22.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.2°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average rainfall in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average rainfall in October: 150.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (563.6mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (83.8mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average rainfall days in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average rainfall days in October: 16.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (14.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average sea temperature in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.1°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.7°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 40min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

The months with the most sunshine are February, March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
The months with the least sunshine are July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

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Average UV index in October
Bocas del Toro Province, Panama

Average UV index in October - Bocas del Toro Province, Panama
  • Average UV index in October: 12

The 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 10).

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