October weather forecast
Funchal, Portugal

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Funchal, Portugal, is another pleasant autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22.1°C (71.8°F) and an average low of 20.6°C (69.1°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still pleasant 22.1°C (71.8°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 20.6°C (69.1°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall in Funchal. Rain falls for 12.5 days and accumulates 44mm (1.73") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Funchal, the average seawater temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.2°C (73.8°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Funchal, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In Funchal, the average sunshine in October is 8.3h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Funchal?

In October, the average relative humidity in Funchal is 76%.

What is the rainiest month in Funchal?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Funchal, Portugal. Rain falls for 12.5 days and accumulates 44mm (1.73") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in October in Funchal?

In Funchal, during October, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 44mm (1.73") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in October in Funchal?

In Funchal, the average seawater temperature in October is 23.2°C (73.8°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.2°C (73.8°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

In October, the average length of the day in Funchal is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Funchal have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Funchal, Portugal, is 8.3h.

When is the highest UV index in Funchal?

Months with the highest UV index in Funchal are July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in October in Funchal?

In Funchal, Portugal, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average temperature in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average high temperature in October: 22.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (23°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are February and March (16.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 20.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (15.1°C).

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Average pressure in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average pressure in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average pressure in October: 1017mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1024.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1017mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average wind speed in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average wind speed in October: 18.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (23km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (17.7km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average humidity in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and August (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (73%).

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Average rainfall in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average rainfall in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average rainfall in October: 44mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (44mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average rainfall days in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (3.9 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average sea temperature in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (23.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (17.8°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.6).

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Average sunshine days in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average sunshine days in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (8.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average UV index in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are July, August, September and October (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average cloud cover in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average cloud cover in October: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 41).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in October
Funchal, Portugal

Average visibility in October - Funchal, Portugal
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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