Valletta
Malta
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Valletta, Malta

The cityscape of Valletta, Malta, viewed from the clear blue waters of the sea
The cityscape of Valletta, Malta, viewed from the clear blue waters of the sea
October, like September, in Valletta, Malta, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature varying between 24.2°C (75.6°F) and 17.1°C (62.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderately hot 28°C (82.4°F) in September, to a still warm 24.2°C (75.6°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 17.1°C (62.8°F).

Rainfall

In Valletta, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 90mm (3.54") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 80 rainfall days, and 553mm (21.77") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Valletta, Malta, in October, the average water temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Valletta is 7.2h.

UV index

In Valletta, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Valletta?

In Valletta, in October, the average high-temperature is 24.2°C (75.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.1°C (62.8°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Valletta?

In Valletta, in October, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 90mm (3.54") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in October in Valletta?

In October, the average sea temperature in Valletta is 23.4°C (74.1°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.4°C (74.1°F) water.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Valletta?

In October, the average sunshine in Valletta is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Valletta?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Valletta, Malta
  • Average high temperature in October: 24.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (30.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

Average rainfall in October - Valletta, Malta
  • Average rainfall in October: 90mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (112mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Valletta, 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 - Valletta, Malta
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26.1°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15.4°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Valletta, 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: 7.2h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average UV index in October - Valletta, 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).