October weather forecast
Clifden, Ireland

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Clifden, Ireland, is another mild autumn month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 8°C (46.4°F) and 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a mild 14°C (57.2°F). In October, in Clifden, Ireland, the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

In Clifden, Ireland, during 23 rainfall days, 131mm (5.16") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 248 rainfall days, and 1202mm (47.32") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Clifden, in October, the average water temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 10h and 34min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 7:17 pm IST. On the last day of October, in Clifden, sunrise is at 7:37 am and sunset at 5:09 pm GMT.
Note: On Sunday, 30. October 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from IST to GMT. Daylight Saving Time lasts until Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 1:00 am; consequently, the time zone reverts from GMT to IST.

Sunshine

In Clifden, the average sunshine in October is 3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Clifden, Ireland, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in October in Clifden?

In Clifden, Ireland, in October, during 23 rainfall days, 131mm (5.16") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Clifden?

In Clifden, in October, the average water temperature is 13.7°C (56.7°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

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

The average day length in October in Clifden is 10h and 34min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Clifden?

On the first day of October in Clifden, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 7:17 pm IST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:37 am and sunset at 5:09 pm GMT.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) start in October in Clifden?

On Sunday, 30. October 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from IST to GMT. DST ends on Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 1:00 am.

How long on average sun shines in October in Clifden?

In Clifden, the average sunshine duration in October is 3h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Clifden?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Clifden, Ireland, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average rainfall days
Average sunshine
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Average temperature in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average temperature in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average high temperature in October: 14°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (18°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (11°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average rainfall in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average rainfall in October: 131mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (137mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (66mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average rainfall days in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average rainfall days in October: 23 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (24 days).
The months with the least rainy days are April, June and July (17 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average sea temperature in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average sea temperature in October: 13.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (9.3°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average daylight in October: 10h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h and 56min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

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Average UV index in October
Clifden, Ireland

Average UV index in October - Clifden, Ireland
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).

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