Weather in El Salvador in October

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October is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in El Salvador. October is an excellent month for swimming in El Salvador with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting El Salvador in the months of January, February, March, April, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in El Salvador in October

The average maximum temperature in El Salvador in October is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 33° in the next month.

The average temperature in El Salvador in October is 27°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in El Salvador in October is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

Sunshine in El Salvador in October

The average day light hours per day in El Salvador in October are 11.8 and there are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in El Salvador in October is typically 12.1 during October. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in El Salvador in October

The average sea water temperature in El Salvador in October is 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in El Salvador in October

The average total rainfall in El Salvador in October is 7.2cm and on average there are 11.5 rainy days in October making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in El Salvador in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in El Salvador in October is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 25° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in El Salvador in October is typically 96.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 97.5% in the previous month and 91.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in El Salvador in October is typically 77.7%. The average relative humidity is 80.2% in the previous month and 66.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in El Salvador in October

The average maximum wind speed in El Salvador in October is typically 14kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in El Salvador in October is typically 5kmh. The average wind speed is 5kmh in the previous month and 6kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in El Salvador in October is from the East-Southeast.

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