Dublin weather in October (Dublin County, Ireland)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Dublin in October lies at 13.6°C (56.48°F). The average minimum temperature is 7.4°C (45.32°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 70mm (2.8in). It rains an average of 11 days of the month. You will hardly see any sun, with only 97 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in October? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. It’s not quite the end of sweater weather, so don’t pack your knits away yet. But you could for example swap a turtleneck for a button down shirt in this month. At night it can still cool off so best to pack some warmer nightwear as well. With a water temperature of around 14.0°C (57.2°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 45 °F
Max Temperature 56 °F
Water Temperature 57 °F
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 3 in
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 97

 

Where to stay in Dublin

Where to go in Ireland in October

Find out more about the weather in Ireland in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Dublin (Dublin County)

FRI   Jan 27
44°F | 32°F
W 7 mph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SAT   Jan 28
44°F | 38°F
W 8 mph
0.06 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN   Jan 29
51°F | 37°F
WSW 21 mph
0.05 in
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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