Paracas
Peru
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Paracas, Peru

October, like September, is an agreeable spring month in Paracas, Peru, with average temperature fluctuating between 14°C (57.2°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Paracas, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still pleasant 22°C (71.6°F). The average low-temperature, is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

January, March, April, October and December are months without rainfall in Paracas.

Sea temperature

In Paracas, Peru, in October, the average water temperature is 16.4°C (61.5°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.4°C (61.5°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In Paracas, the average length of the day in October is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In Paracas, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Paracas. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
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.

What is the temperature in October in Paracas?

In Paracas, in October, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Does it rain in Paracas in October?

In October, in Paracas, it doesn't rain. September is the latest month when it rains.

What is the driest month in Paracas?

In Paracas rain does not fall in January, March, April, October and December.

How cold is the water in October in Paracas?

In Paracas, the average seawater temperature in October is 16.4°C (61.5°F). For most, swimming in 16.4°C (61.5°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

What is the average length of the day in October in Paracas?

The average length of the day in October is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Paracas?

In October, the average sunshine is 5h.

When is the highest UV index in Paracas?

January through April, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Paracas, Peru.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Paracas?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Paracas, Peru, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average high temperature in October: 22°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (27°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 14°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February and March (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August and September (13°C).

Average rainfall in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average rainfall in October: 0mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are February, May, June, July, August, September and November (1mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, March, April, October and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average rainfall days in October: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (3 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average sea temperature in October: 16.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (15.4°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average daylight in October: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in October - Paracas, Peru
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).