Bournemouth
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

October, the same as September, in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is another mild autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 7.1°C (44.8°F) and 15.3°C (59.5°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from an enjoyable 19.3°C (66.7°F) in September, to a mild 15.3°C (59.5°F). In Bournemouth, the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 12.6 days and accumulates 100.7mm (4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bournemouth, the average water temperature is 16.2°C (61.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.2°C (61.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 10.7h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 3.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bournemouth is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Bournemouth?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 15.3°C (59.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.1°C (44.8°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, during October, the rain falls for 12.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 100.7mm (4") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Bournemouth?

The month with the most rainfall in Bournemouth is October when the rain falls for 12.6 days and typically aggregates up to 100.7mm (4") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, United Kingdom, the average seawater temperature in October is 16.2°C (61.2°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 16.2°C (61.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the average length of the day in October in Bournemouth?

The average length of the day in October in Bournemouth, United Kingdom, is 10.7h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Bournemouth?

In Bournemouth, the average sunshine in October is 3.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Bournemouth?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in October: 15.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (22.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 7.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (1.2°C).

Average rainfall in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in October: 100.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (100.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (47.8mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (12.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (7.3 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in October: 16.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (17.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (8.7°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average daylight in October: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

Average UV index in October - Bournemouth, United Kingdom
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).