Weather in Wales, United Kingdom in October

So you're interested in going to Wales, United Kingdom in October

October is a very cold and rainy time for sunbathing in Wales, and not recommended. October is too cold for swimming in Wales for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Wales in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in Wales in October

The average maximum temperature in Wales in October is 15°. The average maximum temperature is 18° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average temperature in Wales in October is 12°. The average temperature ranges is 14° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Wales in October is . The minimum temperature is 11° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Wales in October

The average day light hours per day in Wales in October are 10.7 and there are 3.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Wales in October is typically 2.1 during October. An ultraviolet index reading of 0 to 2 indicates low danger from the sun's UV rays for the average person. Most people will be able to spend several hours in the sun with out a problem, however unprotected skin risks burning in less than 1 hour. Wear sunglasses on bright days. Only those that burn easily will need to apply sunscreen. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Wales in October

The average sea water temperature in Wales in October is 15.3° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Wales in October

The average total rainfall in Wales in October is 3.6cm and on average there are 15.1 rainy days in October making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Wales in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Wales in October is 12° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 14° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Wales in October is typically 96.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 96.1% in the previous month and 96.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Wales in October is typically 85.2%. The average relative humidity is 82.6% in the previous month and 85.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Wales in October

The average maximum wind speed in Wales in October is typically 41kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 34kmh in the previous month and 37kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Wales in October is typically 26kmh. The average wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Wales in October is from the South West.