Sitia
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Sitia, Greece

A stunning panorama of the hilly seaside city of Sitia, Greece, with boats on the calm blue water on a beautiful sunny day, clear blue skies above
A stunning panorama of the hilly seaside city of Sitia, Greece, with boats on the calm blue water on a beautiful sunny day, clear blue skies above
October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Sitia, Greece, with average temperature varying between 23°C (73.4°F) and 16°C (60.8°F).

Temperature

In Sitia, Greece, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F) in September, to a still warm 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Sitia, is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Sitia, during October, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 65mm (2.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 68 rainfall days, and 616mm (24.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Sitia, Greece, in October, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index 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 average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Sitia?

In October, in Sitia, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Sitia in October?

In Sitia, Greece, in October, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 65mm (2.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Sitia?

In Sitia, in October, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). 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 23.3°C (73.9°F).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Sitia have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Sitia, Greece, is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Sitia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Sitia, Greece, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Sitia, Greece
  • Average high temperature in October: 23°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 16°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 (9°C).

Average rainfall in October - Sitia, Greece
  • Average rainfall in October: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (130mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (1mm).

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

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (1 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Sitia, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.8°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Sitia, 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 - Sitia, 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).