Weather in October in Vanuatu

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in October in Vanuatu. Is this month a good time to go to Vanuatu? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Vanuatu in October?

The weather in Vanuatu in October ranges from pleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

October is a month with warm maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F) and nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) in Port Vila. Temperatures can be very high, so be prepared and make sure to pack light clothes.

Precipitation ranges from high in Aneityum with 97mm (3.8inch) rainfall to high in Port Vila with 132mm (5.2inch) rainfall. In general it is also a sunny month with an average of 199 hours of sunshine in Port Vila during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Vanuatu.

Where to go in Vanuatu in October

Find the average weather conditions in October for the most popular destinations in Vanuatu on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Vanuatu

What is the weather like in October for the 5 most popular destinations in Vanuatu?

Average weather in Port Vila

In October Port Vila generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Port Vila
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
19°C / 65°F 
177 hours 
86mm / 3.4inch 
8 days 
29°C / 83°F 
20°C / 68°F 
199 hours 
132mm / 5.2inch 
8 days 
29°C / 84°F 
21°C / 70°F 
182 hours 
194mm / 7.6inch 
12 days 
Climate in Port Vila

Average weather in Luganville

In October Luganville generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Luganville
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
23°C / 73°F 
112mm / 4.4inch 
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
132mm / 5.2inch 
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
205mm / 8.1inch 
Climate in Luganville

Average weather in Tanna Island

In October Tanna Island generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (67°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Tanna Island
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
19°C / 65°F 
175 hours 
123mm / 4.8inch 
29°C / 83°F 
20°C / 67°F 
201 hours 
97mm / 3.8inch 
29°C / 84°F 
21°C / 69°F 
180 hours 
191mm / 7.5inch 
Climate in Tanna Island

Average weather in Port-Havannah

In October Port-Havannah generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Port-Havannah
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
19°C / 65°F 
177 hours 
86mm / 3.4inch 
8 days 
29°C / 83°F 
20°C / 68°F 
199 hours 
132mm / 5.2inch 
8 days 
29°C / 84°F 
21°C / 70°F 
182 hours 
194mm / 7.6inch 
12 days 
Climate in Port-Havannah

Average weather in Hog Harbour

In October Hog Harbour generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Hog Harbour
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
23°C / 73°F 
112mm / 4.4inch 
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
132mm / 5.2inch 
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
205mm / 8.1inch 
Climate in Hog Harbour

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Vanuatu.

Is October the best time to go to Vanuatu?

In our opinion October is a good time to visit Vanuatu with commonly pleasant weather in Port Vila. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Vanuatu is in July, August and September with generally perfect weather in Port Vila. The worst months are January, February, March and April that can have poor weather conditions.

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