Xaghra
Malta
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Xaghra, Malta

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Xaghra, Malta, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 17°C (62.6°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F) in September, to a still warm 24°C (75.2°F). In October, in Xaghra, Malta, the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

Rainfall

In Xaghra, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 80mm (3.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Xaghra, Malta, there are 77 rainfall days, and 450mm (17.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Xaghra, in October, the average water temperature is 23°C (73.4°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°C (73.4°F).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Xaghra, Malta, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Xaghra, Malta, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Xaghra?

In Xaghra, in October, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 17°C (62.6°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Xaghra?

In October, in Xaghra, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout October, 80mm (3.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea temperature in October in Xaghra?

In Xaghra, the average seawater temperature in October 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.

How many hours of daylight does Xaghra have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Xaghra?

In Xaghra, Malta, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Xaghra?

In Xaghra, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Xaghra, 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 - Xaghra, Malta
  • Average rainfall in October: 80mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (86mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Xaghra, Malta
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9 days

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

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

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (15°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Xaghra, 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Xaghra, 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).