Afantou
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Afantou, Greece

October, like September, in Afantou, Greece, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 24°C (75.2°F) and 15°C (59°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderately hot 28°C (82.4°F) in September, to a still warm 24°C (75.2°F). The average low-temperature, is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In October, in Afantou, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout October, 67mm (2.6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Afantou, Greece, there are 81 rainfall days, and 772mm (30.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Afantou, in October, the average water temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in Afantou is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Afantou is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Afantou?

In October, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How much does it rain in Afantou in October?

In Afantou, in October, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 67mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Afantou?

In October, the average sea temperature in Afantou, Greece, is 23°C (73.4°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23°C (73.4°F) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Afantou have in October?

In Afantou, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Afantou have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Afantou?

In Afantou, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average high temperature in October: 24°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 15°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (21°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average rainfall in October: 67mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January and December (165mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in October: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (2 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 14h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Afantou, Greece
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).