The climate in Ribeira Grande during October can be summarized as warm, humid and dry.
October is in the fall / autumn in Ribeira Grande and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 26°C (78°F), whilst at night 19°C (67°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||25.6°C 78°F|
|Nightly temperature||19.3°C 66.7°F|
|Average temperature||22.4°C 72.3°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||26 mm 1 ins|
|Rainy days||3 days|
|Sea temperature||26.5°C 79.6°F|
|Windspeed||17.6kph 11 mph|
On average October is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Ribeira Grande with around 26mm 1 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 3 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Ribeira Grande in October 2023.
Best places to visit in October
|Hottest month:||September||26°C 78.8°F|
|Driest month:||March||1mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||February||21.1°C 70°F|
|Wettest month:||September||36mm 1.4ins|