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Visiting Balos Lagoon, Crete, Greece in October

October has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. October has total rainfall of 5.1cm (2.0inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Balos Lagoon. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). October is a good month for swimming in Balos Lagoon with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Consider visiting Balos Lagoon in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

October brings cooler weather to Balos Lagoon, with more cloudy days and occasional rain showers. The sea starts to cool down, but swimming and sunbathing are still possible for those who don't mind the cooler water. Snorkeling and diving are still feasible during this month, but surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing may be limited due to less consistent winds and changing sea conditions. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Can you sunbathe in Balos Lagoon in October?

Yes, October is a good time for sunbathing in Balos Lagoon.

October has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. October has total rainfall of 5.1cm (2.0inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

More about October temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Balos Lagoon in October?

Yes, October is a good month for swimming in Balos Lagoon with warm sea temperatures 24°C (75°F).

More about October sea temperatures.

Is October a good time to holiday in Balos Lagoon?

Yes, October is a good time for a holiday in Balos Lagoon.

October has average maximum temperatures of 24°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. October has total rainfall of 5.1cm (2.0inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Balos Lagoon. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). October is a good month for swimming in Balos Lagoon with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the October temperatures and sunshine.

Is Balos Lagoon warm in October?

Yes, Balos Lagoon is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in October.

The average maximum temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 24°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°) in the previous month and 19°C (67°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 24°C (74°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Balos Lagoon in October?

The average day light hours per day in Balos Lagoon in October are 11.3. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Balos Lagoon in October

October sees a decrease in the number of visitors to Balos Lagoon, as the weather becomes cooler and the tourist season comes to an end. The beach is not as crowded during this month, and there are no significant public holidays or events.

Temperature in Balos Lagoon in October

The average maximum temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 24°C (74°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 19°C (67°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 20°C (67°F). The average temperature is 24°C (74°F) in the previous month and 16°C (61°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 16°C (61°F). The minimum temperature is 20°C (68°F) in the previous month and 13°C (55°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Balos Lagoon in October

During October the average day light hours are 11.3 per day in Balos Lagoon. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Balos Lagoon in October is typically 5.2 during October. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Balos Lagoon in October

The average sea water temperature in Balos Lagoon in October is 23.8°C (74.8°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Balos Lagoon in October

The average total rainfall in Balos Lagoon in October is 5.1cm (2.0inches) and on average there are 9 rainy days in October making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Balos Lagoon in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Balos Lagoon in October is 16°C (61°F) which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 19°C (66°F) in the previous month and 13°C (13°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Balos Lagoon in October is typically 89.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.4% in the previous month and 89.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Balos Lagoon in October is typically 71.5%. The average relative humidity is 64.7% in the previous month and 73.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Balos Lagoon in October

The average maximum wind speed in Balos Lagoon in October is typically 25KM/H (15MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 26KM/H (16MPH) in the previous month and 24KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Balos Lagoon in October is typically 9KM/H (6MPH). The average wind speed is 10KM/H (6MPH) in the previous month and 10KM/H (6MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Balos Lagoon in October is from the North.

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