Weather Averages for Antigua in October
Averages for Antigua in October
It’s still hot and wet in Antigua during October. Temperatures range between 29°C and 24°C, but with 134 mm of rainfall, you’ll still need to take some wet weather gear with you when you go out and about.
If you’re an experienced hiker,
you should consider taking a walk up Green Castle
Hill. This is one of the tallest hills on Antigua,
although it is only 565 feet above sea level. Some people believe that the
megaliths on the hill had a religious significance to Amerindians but
geologists suggest that the hill is the remnant of an isolated volcano. It’s
possible that both versions are in some way correct because archaeological digs
have found evidence that prehistoric people were present in the vicinity of
Green Castle Hill.
Betty's Hope Museum tells the story of the first and largest sugar plantation on Antigua. The estate was established shortly after the French invaded the island. Volunteers have lovingly restored one of the windmills on the site.
If you’ve ever fancied clay shooting, this could be the ideal opportunity to learn. Antigua International Shooting School has instructors who will teach you everything you need to know.
The Valley Creek Hotel is a comfortable self-catering option for people travelling on a budget. The establishment is two and a half miles from the island’s capital, St John’s and a ten minute drive to Jolly Harbour. There’s a gym on the lower floor of the hotel so you can tone up those muscles while waiting for it to stop raining.
The All Inclusive option is a popular choice with holidaymakers at this time of year and one of the favourite resorts is the Hermitage Bay at St John’s. The resort is situated on the.