Weather in French Polynesia in October

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October is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in French Polynesia. October is an excellent month for swimming in French Polynesia with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting French Polynesia in the months of April, May, June, July, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in French Polynesia in October

The average maximum temperature in French Polynesia in October is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in French Polynesia in October is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in French Polynesia in October is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

Sunshine in French Polynesia in October

The average day light hours per day in French Polynesia in October are 12.5 and there are 3.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in French Polynesia in October is typically 14.1 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 French Polynesia in October

The average sea water temperature in French Polynesia in October is 26.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in French Polynesia in October

The average total rainfall in French Polynesia in October is 2.8cm and on average there are 9.7 rainy days in October making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in French Polynesia in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in French Polynesia in October is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 22° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in French Polynesia in October is typically 84.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.6% in the previous month and 85.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in French Polynesia in October is typically 72.3%. The average relative humidity is 72.3% in the previous month and 73.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in French Polynesia in October

The average maximum wind speed in French Polynesia in October is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in French Polynesia in October is typically 10kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in French Polynesia in October is from the East-Southeast.

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