Weather in Jamaica in October

October is the first full month of fall, but Jamaica still experiences warm weather. Though cooler than the summer months, high temperatures are still in the mid-80s. Vacationers should keep an eye out as severe tropical weather is particularly common during this month, but that doesn't mean that Jamaica will experience any weather troubles during the month of October.

Typical Weather in October

During October the temperatures in Jamaica typically vary between a daily high of about 87.0 degrees and a daily low of approximately 76.0 degrees


Jamaica in October: Key Facts
Monthly Averages
High Low Rainfall
No. of Days
with Rain
87.0° F 76.0° F 7.4 N.A.

On any given day during October in Jamaica, you can expect early morning temperatures to be around 78.3 degrees. The temperature will rise over the course of the typical October day, reaching somewhere around 85.8 degrees by early afternoon. The temperature in Jamaica will typically decline by early evening, to approximately 79.8 degrees. Temperatures in Jamaica average around 80.6 degrees during October.


October Temperatures in Jamaica by Time of Day
Early Morning Late Morning Early Afternoon Late Afternoon Early Evening Overall
78.3° F 84.5° F 85.8° F 83.1° F 79.8° F 80.6° F


During October, rain is most likely to occur around 4:00 PM, and least likely to occur around 4:00 AM. As shown below, if a thunderstorm occurs in October, it is most likely to occur around 4:00 PM .


October Rainfall in Jamaica by Time of Day
  Percent Frequencies of Hourly Observations
Hour Rain
1:00 AM 5.5 % 2.9 %
4:00 AM 4.5 % .8 %
7:00 AM 4.7 % .9 %
10:00 AM 5.0 % .4 %
1:00 PM 9.4 % 6.0 %
4:00 PM 25.0 % 13.7 %
7:00 PM 15.5 % 6.5 %
10:00 PM 6.9 % 2.4 %
ALL 9.5 % 4.2 %

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