Saint Lucia Estuary
South Africa
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa

October, like September, in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is a moderately hot spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 23.4°C (74.1°F) and min 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Temperature

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, the average high-temperature in October is practically the same as in September - a still warm 23.4°C (74.1°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Saint Lucia Estuary is 77%.

Rainfall

In October, in Saint Lucia Estuary, the rain falls for 19.1 days. Throughout October, 60mm (2.36") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 196.2 rainfall days, and 699mm (27.52") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, the average seawater temperature in October is 22.8°C (73°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.8°C (73°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Saint Lucia Estuary, the average length of the day in October is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, the average sunshine in October is 7.1h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Saint Lucia Estuary are July, September and October, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Saint Lucia Estuary, is 23.4°C (74.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In October, the average relative humidity is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In Saint Lucia Estuary, during October, the rain falls for 19.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 60mm (2.36") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In October, the average sea temperature in Saint Lucia Estuary is 22.8°C (73°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.8°C (73°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In Saint Lucia Estuary, the average length of the day in October is 12.8h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

In October, the average sunshine in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is 7.1h.

When is the lowest UV index in Saint Lucia Estuary?

Months with the lowest UV index are July, September and October, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index reading in October in Saint Lucia Estuary?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average high temperature in October: 23.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (18°C).

Average humidity in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (68%).

Average rainfall in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average rainfall in October: 60mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (90mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (26mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average rainfall days in October: 19.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (21.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (9.6 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average sea temperature in October: 22.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (27.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (21.7°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average daylight in October: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average UV index in October - Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa
  • Average UV index in October: 5

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are July, September and October (UV index 5).