Skiathos
Greece
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Skiathos, Greece

Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
Ships docked in the harbor of the stunning old town of Skiathos on Skiathos Island, Greece
October, the same as September, in Skiathos, Greece, is an agreeable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 12°C (53.6°F) and an average high of 21°C (69.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 26°C (78.8°F) in September, to a pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). In October, in Skiathos, the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

Rainfall

In Skiathos, in October, during 7 rainfall days, 73mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Skiathos, during the entire year, the rain falls for 86 days and collects up to 629mm (24.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Skiathos, the average seawater temperature is 21.2°C (70.2°F). Swimming in 21.2°C (70.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
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 Skiathos?

In Skiathos, in October, the average high-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Skiathos?

In Skiathos, in October, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 73mm (2.9") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in October in Skiathos?

In October, the average sea temperature in Skiathos is 21.2°C (70.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 21.2°C (70.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Skiathos have in October?

In Skiathos, the average sunshine in October is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Skiathos?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Skiathos, Greece, is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average high temperature in October: 21°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 12°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (18°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

Average rainfall in October - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall in October: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (19mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (3 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average sea temperature in October: 21.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (14.2°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

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 - Skiathos, Greece
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).