Arucas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Arucas, Spain

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Arucas, Spain, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In Arucas, Spain, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still moderately hot 23°C (73.4°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In Arucas, in October, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 28mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Arucas, there are 36 rainfall days, and 297mm (11.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

August through October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater. 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. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Arucas is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 7 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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 Arucas?

In Arucas, Spain, in October, the average high-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How much does it rain in Arucas in October?

In Arucas, in October, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 28mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Arucas?

Months with the warmest seawater in Arucas, Spain, are August through October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F). 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).

What is the water temperature in October in Arucas?

In Arucas, Spain, in October, the average water temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Arucas have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Arucas, Spain, is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Arucas?

In October, the average sunshine is 7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Arucas?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in October: 23°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (26°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (18°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 16°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (11°C).

Average rainfall in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in October: 28mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (51mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (1mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (1 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (19°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Arucas, Spain
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).