Marsaskala
Malta
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Marsaskala, Malta

October, like September, in Marsaskala, Malta, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average low of 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In Marsaskala, Malta, the average high-temperature in October slightly decreases, from a warm 28°C (82.4°F) in September, to a still moderately hot 24°C (75.2°F). In Marsaskala, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

In Marsaskala, during 10 rainfall days, 86mm (3.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 80 rainfall days, and 499mm (19.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Marsaskala, Malta, the average seawater temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23°C (73.4°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Marsaskala is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Marsaskala is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Marsaskala?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Marsaskala, Malta, is 24°C (75.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Marsaskala?

In Marsaskala, during October, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 86mm (3.4") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in October in Marsaskala?

In Marsaskala, Malta, in October, the average water temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Marsaskala have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Marsaskala?

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Marsaskala?

In Marsaskala, Malta, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average high temperature in October: 24°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (15°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (9°C).

Average rainfall in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average rainfall in October: 86mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (99mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and December (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (15°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Marsaskala, Malta
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).