Kos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Kos, Greece

Clear waters of the Kos Town Harbour, Greece, with a view of several ships sailing
Clear waters of the Kos Town Harbour, Greece, with a view of several ships sailing
October, like September, in Kos, Greece, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature varying between 15°C (59°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Kos, during October, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 59mm (2.32") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 93 rainfall days, and 762mm (30") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kos, the average seawater temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 22.8°C (73°F).

Daylight

In Kos, the average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In Kos, Greece, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Kos?

In Kos, 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 Kos in October?

In October, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout October, 59mm (2.32") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Kos?

In Kos, Greece, the average seawater temperature in October is 22.8°C (73°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 22.8°C (73°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in October in Kos?

In October, the average length of the day in Kos, Greece, is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kos have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Kos is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kos?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (14°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 15°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (7°C).

Average rainfall in October - Kos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in October: 59mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (169mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (3 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Kos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in October: 22.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (16.9°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kos, Greece
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
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 - Kos, 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).