Average Weather in October in La Poma Argentina
Daily high temperatures increase by 4°F, from 60°F to 65°F, rarely falling below 51°F or exceeding 73°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 4°F, from 30°F to 34°F, rarely falling below 23°F or exceeding 41°F.
For reference, on December 18, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in La Poma typically range from 40°F to 67°F, while on July 13, the coldest day of the year, they range from 21°F to 49°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in October
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on October. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in October
The month of October in La Poma experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 20% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 81% of the time.
For reference, on January 7, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 40%, while on August 30, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 85%.
Cloud Cover Categories in October
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In La Poma, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 8% and ending it at 20%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 54% on January 10, and its lowest chance is 1% on June 28.
Over the course of October in La Poma, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 6% to 18%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 0% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in La Poma is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.0 inches, and ending the month at 1.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.6 inches or falls below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in La Poma, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 42 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 23 seconds, and weekly increase of 9 minutes, 44 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 1, with 12 hours, 20 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 31, with 13 hours, 2 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in La Poma is 7:04 AM on October 1 and the earliest sunrise is 27 minutes earlier at 6:37 AM on October 31.
The earliest sunset is 7:24 PM on October 1 and the latest sunset is 15 minutes later at 7:39 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time is not observed in La Poma during 2021.
For reference, on December 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:32 AM and sets 13 hours, 41 minutes later, at 8:13 PM, while on June 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:08 AM and sets 10 hours, 36 minutes later, at 6:44 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in October
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for October 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in La Poma is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in October
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in La Poma is rapidly decreasing during October, decreasing from 10.3 miles per hour to 7.8 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 9, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 13.1 miles per hour, while on February 25, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
The hourly average wind direction in La Poma throughout October is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 77% on October 1.
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in La Poma typically lasts for 2.8 months (84 days), from around December 9 to around March 2, rarely starting before November 12 or after January 2, and rarely ending before January 24 or after April 7.
The month of October in La Poma is very likely fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually increasing from 0% to 3% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in October
The average accumulated growing degree days in La Poma are gradually increasing during October, increasing by 111°F, from 106°F to 218°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in La Poma is gradually increasing during October, rising by 0.9 kWh, from 8.1 kWh to 9.0 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in October
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of La Poma are -24.722 deg latitude, -66.201 deg longitude, and 9,895 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of La Poma contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,093 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 10,154 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (8,399 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (16,975 feet).
The area within 2 miles of La Poma is covered by sparse vegetation (36%), grassland (21%), trees (19%), and bare soil (16%), within 10 miles by sparse vegetation (43%) and shrubs (18%), and within 50 miles by bare soil (38%) and sparse vegetation (27%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in La Poma, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There is only a single weather station, Martín Miguel de Güemes International Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of La Poma.
At a distance of 74 kilometers from La Poma, closer than our threshold of 150 kilometers, this station is deemed sufficiently nearby to be relied upon as our primary source for temperature and dew point records.
The station records are corrected for the elevation difference between the station and La Poma according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
Please note that the station records themselves may additionally have been back-filled using other nearby stations or the MERRA-2 reanalysis.
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .