Weather in Channel Islands in October

So you're interested in going to Channel Islands in October

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

Temperature in Channel Islands in October

The average maximum temperature in Channel Islands in October is 16°. The average maximum temperature is 18° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average temperature in Channel Islands in October is 14°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and 10° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Channel Islands in October is 12°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Channel Islands in October

The average day light hours per day in Channel Islands in October are 10.8 and there are 4 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Channel Islands in October is typically 2.4 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 Channel Islands in October

The average sea water temperature in Channel Islands in October is 16° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Channel Islands in October

The average total rainfall in Channel Islands in October is 0.8cm and on average there are 18.6 rainy days in October making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Channel Islands in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Channel Islands in October is 13° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 14° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Channel Islands in October is typically 93.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.2% in the previous month and 92.8% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Channel Islands in October is typically 83%. The average relative humidity is 81.2% in the previous month and 82.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Channel Islands in October

The average maximum wind speed in Channel Islands in October is typically 32kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 34kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Channel Islands in October is typically 22kmh. The average wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 23kmh in the next month.

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