Brighton
United Kingdom
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Brighton, United Kingdom

Brown sandy shores of Brighton Beach in the United Kingdom, with a background view of the city buildings, and people scattered on the shore
Brown sandy shores of Brighton Beach in the United Kingdom, with a background view of the city buildings, and people scattered on the shore
October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Brighton, United Kingdom, with average temperature ranging between max 15°C (59°F) and min 9°C (48.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from an enjoyable 18°C (64.4°F) in September, to a moderate 15°C (59°F). In Brighton, in October, the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall in Brighton, United Kingdom. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 105mm (4.1") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 16.3°C (61.3°F). For most, swimming in 16.3°C (61.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

Daylight

In Brighton, the average length of the day is 10.7h.

Sunshine

In Brighton, the average sunshine is 4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Brighton is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in October in Brighton?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 15°C (59°F), while the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Brighton?

In Brighton, United Kingdom, in October, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 105mm (4.1") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Brighton?

The month with the most rainfall in Brighton, United Kingdom, is October when the rain falls for 14 days and typically aggregates up to 105mm (4.1") of precipitation.

How cold is the water in October in Brighton?

In October, the average sea temperature in Brighton, United Kingdom, is 16.3°C (61.3°F). For most, swimming in 16.3°C (61.3°F) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 21°C (69.8°F) to 15°C (59°F).

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

In Brighton, the average length of the day in October is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Brighton have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Brighton, United Kingdom, is 4h.

How high is the UV index in October in Brighton?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average high temperature in October: 15°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (21°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (14°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (3°C).

Average rainfall in October - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall in October: 105mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (105mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (50mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (10 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Average sea temperature in October: 16.3°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 (8.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Brighton, 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: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 2).

Average UV index in October - Brighton, 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).