October weather forecast
Rome, Italy

The sun rising above the Colosseum in Rome Italy
The sun rising above the Colosseum in Rome Italy

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Rome, Italy, is an agreeable autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between min 11.3°C (52.3°F) and max 21.4°C (70.5°F).

Temperature

In Rome, Italy, the average high-temperature in October drops from a warm 26.5°C (79.7°F) in September to an agreeable 21.4°C (70.5°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 11.3°C (52.3°F).

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout October, 113.3mm (4.46") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Rome, Italy, there are 79.4 rainfall days, and 804.3mm (31.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Rome, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 5min.
On the first day of October in Rome, sunrise is at 07:06 and sunset at 18:52 CEST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:41 and sunset at 17:06 CET.
Note: On Sunday, 30. October 2022, at 03:00, Daylight Saving Time ends, and the time zone changes from CEST to CET. Daylight Saving Time starts again on Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 02:00; consequently, the time zone reverts from CET to CEST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Rome is 6.3h.

UV index

In Rome, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Rome in October?

In October, the rain falls for 8.2 days. Throughout October, 113.3mm (4.46") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Rome have in October?

In October, the average day length is 11h and 5min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Rome?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 07:06 and sunset at 18:52 CEST. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:41 and sunset at 17:06 CET.

When does Daylight Saving Time (DST) end in October in Rome?

On Sunday, 30. October 2022, at 03:00, Daylight Saving Time ends in Rome, Italy, and the time zone changes from CEST to CET. The next DST starts on Sunday, 26. March 2023, at 02:00.

How long on average sun shines in October in Rome?

In Rome, Italy, the average sunshine duration in October is 6.3h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Rome?

In Rome, Italy, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Rome, Italy

Average temperature in October - Rome, Italy
  • Average high temperature in October: 21.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 11.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (18.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.1°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Rome, Italy

Average rainfall in October - Rome, Italy
  • Average rainfall in October: 113.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (115.4mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (19.2mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Rome, Italy

Average rainfall days in October - Rome, Italy
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (9.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is July (2.1 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Rome, Italy

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Rome, Italy
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 11min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 11min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average UV index in October
Rome, Italy

Average UV index in October - Rome, Italy
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 9).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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