October weather forecast and climate
Beirut, Lebanon

A clear aerial view of the cityscape and skyline of the beautiful city of Beirut, Lebanon, with distant mountain ranges
A clear aerial view of the cityscape and skyline of the beautiful city of Beirut, Lebanon, with distant mountain ranges
October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Beirut, Lebanon, with average temperature ranging between min 21°C (69.8°F) and max 27.5°C (81.5°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 60.2mm (2.37") of accumulated rainfall, makes October the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still warm 27.5°C (81.5°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 21°C (69.8°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is calculated to 29.5°C (85.1°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Beirut, Lebanon, the average relative humidity in October is 68%.

Rainfall

In Beirut, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 60.2mm (2.37") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Beirut, there are 68 rainfall days, and 825.5mm (32.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

In Beirut, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Beirut?

In Beirut, Lebanon, in October, the average high-temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21°C (69.8°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in October is estimated at 29.5°C (85.1°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Beirut?

In Beirut, Lebanon, the average relative humidity in October is 68%.

How much does it rain in Beirut in October?

In Beirut, Lebanon, during October, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 60.2mm (2.37") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Beirut?

In October, the average sea temperature in Beirut is 26°C (78.8°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Beirut have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Beirut have in October?

In Beirut, Lebanon, the average sunshine in October is 7.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Beirut?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Beirut, Lebanon, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average high temperature in October: 27.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 21°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (11°C).

Average humidity in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average humidity in October: 68%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (73%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (66%).

Average rainfall in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average rainfall in October: 60.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (190.9mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0.3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (15 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17.4°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.2h).

Average UV index in October - Beirut, Lebanon
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).