Weather in La Serena, Chile in October

So you're interested in going to La Serena, Chile in October

October is a cold and extremely dry time for sunbathing in La Serena and not really recommended. October is too cold for swimming in La Serena for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting La Serena in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in La Serena in October

The average maximum temperature in La Serena in October is 17°. The average maximum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in La Serena in October is 13°. The average temperature ranges is 12° in the previous month and 14° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in La Serena in October is 10°. The minimum temperature is in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

Sunshine in La Serena in October

The average day light hours per day in La Serena in October are 12.8 and there are 5.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in La Serena in October is typically 13 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 La Serena in October

The average sea water temperature in La Serena in October is 13.3° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in La Serena in October

The average total rainfall in La Serena in October is 0.1cm and on average there are 1.3 rainy days in October making it an extremely dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Serena in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Serena in October is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 10° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Serena in October is typically 93.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.7% in the previous month and 93.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Serena in October is typically 80.2%. The average relative humidity is 80.5% in the previous month and 80% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Serena in October

The average maximum wind speed in La Serena in October is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Serena in October is typically 8kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Serena in October is from the West-Northwest.

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