October weather forecast and climate
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Weather in October

October, like September, is another hot spring month in Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay, with average temperature ranging between max 32.2°C (90°F) and min 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Temperature

In Puerto Tarumá, the average high-temperature in October is essentially the same as in September - a still tropical 32.2°C (90°F). In Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay, in October, the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at a torrid 38.5°C (101.3°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. 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 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Puerto Tarumá is 63%.

Rainfall

In Puerto Tarumá, during October, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 50mm (1.97") of precipitation. In Puerto Tarumá, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125.1 days and collects up to 547mm (21.54") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Puerto Tarumá, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In Puerto Tarumá, the average sunshine in October is 8.4h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Puerto Tarumá. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Puerto Tarumá?

In Puerto Tarumá, in October, the average high-temperature is 32.2°C (90°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to 38.5°C (101.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Puerto Tarumá?

In Puerto Tarumá, the average relative humidity in October is 63%.

How much does it rain in Puerto Tarumá in October?

In Puerto Tarumá, 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 Puerto Tarumá?

In Puerto Tarumá, the average length of the day in October is 12.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Puerto Tarumá have in October?

In Puerto Tarumá, the average sunshine in October is 8.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Puerto Tarumá?

Months with the highest UV index in Puerto Tarumá, 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 Puerto Tarumá?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Puerto Tarumá is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average temperature in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average pressure in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average wind speed in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average humidity in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average rainfall in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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: 10.7h).

  • 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average UV index in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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
Puerto Tarumá, Paraguay

Average visibility in October - Puerto Tarumá, 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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