October weather forecast and climate
Unión, Paraguay

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot spring month in Unión, Paraguay, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low of 18.7°C (65.7°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still warm 29.9°C (85.8°F). In October, in Unión, the average low-temperature is 18.7°C (65.7°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a sweltering 35.8°C (96.4°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, 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 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. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. 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 October, the average relative humidity in Unión is 74%.

Rainfall

In Unión, Paraguay, it is raining for 14.9 days, with typically 91mm (3.58") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 166 rainfall days, and 911mm (35.87") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Unión is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Unión is 8.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Unión is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Unión?

In Unión, in October, the average high-temperature is 29.9°C (85.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.7°C (65.7°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 35.8°C (96.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Unión?

In Unión, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

How much does it rain in Unión in October?

In Unión, Paraguay, during October, the rain falls for 14.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 91mm (3.58") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Unión have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Unión?

The average sunshine in October in Unión is 8.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Unión?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Unión is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average temperature in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (22.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (12.8°C).

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Average pressure in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average pressure in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average pressure in October: 1010.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1017.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (1008.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average wind speed in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (10.1km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are February and March (7.2km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average humidity in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average rainfall in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall in October: 91mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (128mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (22mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average rainfall days in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (20.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (6 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average daylight in October: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
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: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average sunshine days in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average sunshine days in October: 14.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average UV index in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January 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
Unión, Paraguay

Average cloud cover in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average cloud cover in October: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 53).
Months with the least cloud cover are August and September (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
Unión, Paraguay

Average visibility in October - Unión, Paraguay
  • Average visibility in October: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are August and September (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is May (6km).

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