Douglas
Isle of Man
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Douglas, Isle of Man

Green lawns overlooking a ferry terminal in the small town of Douglas, Isle of Man
Green lawns overlooking a ferry terminal in the small town of Douglas, Isle of Man
October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Douglas, Isle of Man, with average temperature ranging between min 8°C (46.4°F) and max 12°C (53.6°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 15°C (59°F) in September, to a cool 12°C (53.6°F). In October, in Douglas, the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 19 days and accumulates 171mm (6.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Douglas, the average water temperature is 13°C (55.4°F).
Note: Swimming in 13°C (55.4°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Douglas is 10.5h.

Sunshine

In Douglas, the average sunshine is 3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Douglas is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Douglas?

In October, in Douglas, Isle of Man, the average high-temperature is 12°C (53.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 8°C (46.4°F).

How much does it rain in Douglas in October?

In October, the rain falls for 19 days. Throughout October, 171mm (6.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Douglas?

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 19 days and typically aggregates up to 171mm (6.7") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Douglas?

In Douglas, Isle of Man, in October, the average water temperature is 13°C (55.4°F). Swimming in 13°C (55.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Douglas have in October?

In Douglas, Isle of Man, the average length of the day in October is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Douglas have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Douglas, Isle of Man, is 3h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Douglas?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average high temperature in October: 12°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (17°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (11°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (2°C).

Average rainfall in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average rainfall in October: 171mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (171mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (85mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average rainfall days in October: 19 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and November (20 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average sea temperature in October: 13°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (15°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (7°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average daylight in October: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

Average UV index in October - Douglas, Isle of Man
  • Average UV index in October: 2

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