Maspalomas
Spain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Maspalomas, Spain

Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain, in a striking aerial panorama
Stunning beautiful white sand beach of Maspalomas, Spain, in a striking aerial panorama
October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Maspalomas, Spain, with average temperature fluctuating between 18°C (64.4°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a still warm 25°C (77°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

In Maspalomas, during 2 rainfall days, 16mm (0.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Maspalomas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 21 days and collects up to 177mm (7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

September and October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater. A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In Maspalomas, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 7 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.

What is the temperature in October in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, in October, the average high-temperature is 25°C (77°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How much does it rain in Maspalomas in October?

In Maspalomas, during October, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 16mm (0.6") of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Maspalomas?

September and October, with an average sea temperature of 23°C (73.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Maspalomas. A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water.

What is the sea temperature in October in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, Spain, the average seawater temperature in October is 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 average length of the day in October in Maspalomas?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Maspalomas?

In Maspalomas, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Maspalomas?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Maspalomas is 7. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average high temperature in October: 25°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (27°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are August and September (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and December (14°C).

Average rainfall in October - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall in October: 16mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (33mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Maspalomas, Spain
  • Average rainfall days in October: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are 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 - Maspalomas, 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

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in October - Maspalomas, 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).