Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis

The lovely waterfront of Nevis in Saint Kitts and Nevis, with a distant view of mountains covered by low hanging clouds
The lovely waterfront of Nevis in Saint Kitts and Nevis, with a distant view of mountains covered by low hanging clouds
October, like September, is a hot autumn month in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, with average temperature varying between 25°C (77°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

June through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Nevis, during 20 rainfall days, 116mm (4.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 199 rainfall days, and 1061mm (41.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater in Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, are September and October, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine are January through March, May through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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.

What are the warmest months in Nevis?

June through October, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months in Nevis.

What is the temperature in October in Nevis?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Nevis?

In October, in Nevis, the rain falls for 20 days. Throughout October, 116mm (4.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea warmest in Nevis?

Months with the warmest seawater in Nevis are September and October, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

What is the sea water temperature in October in Nevis?

In Nevis, the average seawater temperature in October is 29°C (84.2°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Nevis have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Nevis is 11.7h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Nevis?

Months with the least sunshine are January through March, May through December, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Nevis have in October?

In Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Nevis?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average high temperature in October: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are June, July, August, September and October (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August, September and October (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (22°C).

Average rainfall in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average rainfall in October: 116mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (139mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (36mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average rainfall days in October: 20 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October, November and December (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and June (13 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average daylight in October: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in October - Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Average UV index in October: 10

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