Average weather in October in Melbourne (Victoria), Australia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Melbourne in October is 11.0°C (51.8°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 55mm (2.2in). It rains on average a total of 9 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 20.6°C (69.08°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Melbourne with 230 hours of sun. October is known as one of the best months to visit Melbourne.


So what to wear in October? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. 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 51 °F
Max Temperature 69 °F
Water Temperature 57 °F
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 2 in
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 230

Where to stay in Melbourne

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What To Do

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

Cycling
10/10
Walking
10/10
Barbeque
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Melbourne (Victoria)

MON May 23
62°F | 45°F
Sunny

Sunny

TUE May 24
64°F | 49°F
Sunny

Sunny

WED May 25
63°F | 50°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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