October weather forecast and climate
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Weather in October

October, like September, is a hot spring month in Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, with temperature in the range of an average low of 20.5°C (68.9°F) and an average high of 32.2°C (90°F).

Temperature

In Estancia Santa Sofía, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still hot 32.2°C (90°F). In October, in Estancia Santa Sofía, the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a torrid 38.5°C (101.3°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Estancia Santa Sofía, the average relative humidity is 63%.

Rainfall

In Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, during October, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 50mm (1.97") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Estancia Santa Sofía, there are 125.1 rainfall days, and 547mm (21.54") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Estancia Santa Sofía is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In Estancia Santa Sofía, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Estancia Santa Sofía are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Estancia Santa Sofía?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, is 32.2°C (90°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in October is appraised at 38.5°C (101.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Estancia Santa Sofía?

The average relative humidity in October in Estancia Santa Sofía is 63%.

How much does it rain in Estancia Santa Sofía in October?

In Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, in October, during 10.8 rainfall days, 50mm (1.97") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Estancia Santa Sofía?

In October, the average length of the day in Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Estancia Santa Sofía?

In October, the average sunshine in Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, is 8.4h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Estancia Santa Sofía?

Months with the highest UV index in Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index reading in October in Estancia Santa Sofía?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Estancia Santa Sofía is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average temperature in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in October: 32.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (35.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (23.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 20.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (13.3°C).

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Average pressure in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average pressure in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in October: 1009.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1016.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1007.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average wind speed in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (8.3km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average humidity in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in October: 63%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (59%).

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Average rainfall in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average rainfall in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in October: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (70mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (15mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (15.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.5 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average daylight in October: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.4h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (25.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average UV index in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is May (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in October: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are May and June (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in October
Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay

Average visibility in October - Estancia Santa Sofía, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

The month with the highest visibility is September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June and July (8km).

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