Mar del Plata
Argentina
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Mar del Plata, Argentina

October, like September, is another mild spring month in Mar del Plata, Argentina, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.9°C (60.6°F) and 9.6°C (49.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still mild 15.9°C (60.6°F). In Mar del Plata, the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

Humidity

July, September and October, with an average relative humidity of 77%, are most humid months.

Rainfall

In Mar del Plata, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 41mm (1.61") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 113.4 rainfall days, and 418mm (16.46") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through July, September through December are months without snowfall.

Sea temperature

In Mar del Plata, in October, the average water temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).
Note: Swimming in 12.3°C (54.1°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In Mar del Plata, the average length of the day in October is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 8.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in October in Mar del Plata?

In October, the average high-temperature is 15.9°C (60.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.6°C (49.3°F).

What are the most humid months in Mar del Plata?

Months with the highest humidity in Mar del Plata are July, September and October, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in October in Mar del Plata?

In October, the average relative humidity is 77%.

How much does it rain in Mar del Plata in October?

In Mar del Plata, Argentina, during October, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 41mm (1.61") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Mar del Plata?

January through July, September through December are months without snowfall.

How cold is the water in October in Mar del Plata?

In Mar del Plata, the average seawater temperature in October is 12.3°C (54.1°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

What is the average length of the day in October in Mar del Plata?

In October, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Mar del Plata have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Mar del Plata, Argentina, is 8.5h.

How high is the UV index in October in Mar del Plata?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Mar del Plata is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average high temperature in October: 15.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (25.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (11.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (17.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (6.9°C).

Average humidity in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, September and October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (66%).

Average rainfall in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average rainfall in October: 41mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (49mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (25mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (7.3 days).

Average snowfall days in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (0.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average sea temperature in October: 12.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is January (20.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (10.4°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average daylight in October: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.5h

Months with most sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average UV index in October - Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and September (UV index 3).