Average Weather in October in Colotepec Mexico
Daily high temperatures are around 86°F, rarely falling below 81°F or exceeding 90°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 69°F to 67°F, rarely falling below 62°F or exceeding 71°F.
For reference, on May 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Colotepec typically range from 67°F to 91°F, while on January 25, the coldest day of the year, they range from 61°F to 87°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 Colotepec experiences very rapidly decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 89% to 67%.
The clearest day of the month is October 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 33% of the time.
For reference, on September 14, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 93%, while on February 24, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 71%.
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 Colotepec, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 55% and ending it at 15%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 72% on September 13, and its lowest chance is 1% on December 8.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Colotepec is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 6.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 10.2 inches or falls below 2.7 inches, and ending the month at 1.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.7 inches or falls below 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Colotepec, the length of the day is gradually decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 27 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 54 seconds, and weekly decrease of 6 minutes, 19 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 11 hours, 31 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 59 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in Colotepec is 7:33 AM on October 27 and the earliest sunrise is 1 hour, 0 minutes earlier at 6:33 AM on October 28.
The latest sunset is 7:25 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 20 minutes earlier at 6:06 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 1:00 AM on October 28, 2018, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 7:04 AM and sets 13 hours, 9 minutes later, at 8:13 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:01 AM and sets 11 hours, 7 minutes later, at 6:08 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Colotepec is rapidly decreasing during October, falling from 95% to 84% over the course of the month.
For reference, on September 12, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 97% of the time, while on March 10, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 22% of the time.
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 Colotepec is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.3 miles per hour, while on October 13, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.7 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during October is 4.7 miles per hour on October 13.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
Colotepec is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Colotepec is essentially constant during October, remaining around 85°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in October
Temperatures in Colotepec are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in October
The average accumulated growing degree days in Colotepec are rapidly increasing during October, increasing by 774°F, from 7,024°F to 7,798°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Colotepec is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 4.8 kWh throughout.
The lowest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during October is 4.7 kWh on October 9.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in October
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Colotepec are 17.041 deg latitude, -99.213 deg longitude, and 1,693 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Colotepec contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,090 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,691 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,124 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (9,829 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Colotepec is covered by cropland (97%), within 10 miles by cropland (65%) and trees (31%), and within 50 miles by trees (37%) and cropland (30%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Colotepec year round, 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, General Juan N. Álvarez International Airport, in our network suitable to be used as a proxy for the historical temperature and dew point records of Colotepec.
At a distance of 66 kilometers from Colotepec, 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 Colotepec 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 aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .