Stanley
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Clear waters, sandy beaches, and yellow gorse in the mountainous Stanley, in the Falkland Islands
Clear waters, sandy beaches, and yellow gorse in the mountainous Stanley, in the Falkland Islands
October, the same as September, in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is another chilly spring month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 1.5°C (34.7°F) and an average high of 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Temperature

In Stanley, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still frosty 9.9°C (49.8°F). In Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average low-temperature is 1.5°C (34.7°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 80%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout October, 36mm (1.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 162 rainfall days, and 543mm (21.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Stanley, the average seawater temperature is 5.4°C (41.7°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 13.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, October through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

In Stanley, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in October in Stanley?

In Stanley, in October, the average high-temperature is 9.9°C (49.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 1.5°C (34.7°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Stanley?

In October, the average relative humidity in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), is 80%.

How much does it rain in Stanley in October?

In October, in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout October, 36mm (1.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in October in Stanley?

In October, the average sea temperature in Stanley is 5.4°C (41.7°F). Swimming in 5.4°C (41.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Stanley have in October?

In Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average length of the day in October is 13.7h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Stanley?

Months with the most sunshine in Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), are January, February, October through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in October in Stanley?

The average sunshine in October is 6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Stanley?

In Stanley, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average high temperature in October: 9.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is January (14.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (5.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 1.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (5.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-1.2°C).

Average humidity in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average humidity in October: 80%

The month with the highest relative humidity is July (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (74%).

Average rainfall in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall in October: 36mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (63mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (34mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (11 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average sea temperature in October: 5.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (9.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (4.7°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average daylight in October: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 16.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 7.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 2h).

Average UV index in October - Stanley, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 0).