Platanias
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Platanias, Greece

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Platanias, Greece, with average temperature varying between 15°C (59°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 27°C (80.6°F) in September, to an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). In Platanias, the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

Rainfall

In Platanias, during 6 rainfall days, 77mm (3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Platanias, during the entire year, the rain falls for 72 days and collects up to 647mm (25.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Platanias, in October, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°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°C (71.6°F).

Daylight

In Platanias, Greece, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Platanias, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In Platanias, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Platanias?

In Platanias, Greece, in October, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 15°C (59°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Platanias?

In Platanias, Greece, in October, during 6 rainfall days, 77mm (3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in October in Platanias?

In Platanias, in October, the average water temperature is 22°C (71.6°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 22°C (71.6°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Platanias?

In October, the average sunshine in Platanias, Greece, is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Platanias?

In Platanias, Greece, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Platanias, Greece
  • Average high temperature in October: 22°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (29°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 (8°C).

Average rainfall in October - Platanias, Greece
  • Average rainfall in October: 77mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (2mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Platanias, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Platanias, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in October: 22°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 13h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Platanias, 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).