Nassau
The Bahamas
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Nassau, The Bahamas

Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in summer, located in Nassau, the Bahamas, in the middle of the Caribbean Sea
Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in summer, located in Nassau, the Bahamas, in the middle of the Caribbean Sea
October, like September, is a hot autumn month in Nassau, The Bahamas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Temperature

In Nassau, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still hot 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

Rainfall

In Nassau, during October, the rain falls for 15 days and regularly aggregates up to 163.1mm (6.4") of precipitation. In Nassau, during the entire year, the rain falls for 138 days and collects up to 1396.4mm (55") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°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 11.6h.

Sunshine

In Nassau, The Bahamas, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Nassau?

In Nassau, The Bahamas, in October, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.3°C (72.1°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Nassau?

In October, in Nassau, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout October, 163.1mm (6.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Nassau?

In October, the average sea temperature in Nassau, The Bahamas, is 28.4°C (83.1°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Nassau have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Nassau is 11.6h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Nassau?

The average sunshine in October in Nassau is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Nassau?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Nassau, The Bahamas, is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in October: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.1°C).

Average rainfall in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in October: 163.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (235.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (47.2mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (6 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in October: 28.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (23.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in October: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average UV index in October - Nassau, The Bahamas
  • Average UV index in October: 8

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).