Corsica weather in October

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in October in Corsica. Is this month a good time to go to Corsica? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Corsica in October?

The weather conditions in Corsica in October range from pleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

You can expect warm maximum average daytime temperatures of around 23°C (73°F) and nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) in Ajaccio.

Precipitation in October ranges from moderate in Ajaccio with an average of 87mm (3.4inch) rainfall to high in Bastia with 129mm (5.1inch). It is also generally a sunny period with an average of 209 hours of sunshine in Ajaccio during the entire month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Corsica.

Where to go in Corsica in October

Find the average weather conditions in October for the most popular destinations in Corsica on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Corsica

What is the weather like in October for the 2 most popular destinations in Corsica?

Average weather in Ajaccio

In October Ajaccio generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C (73°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Ajaccio
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
26°C / 79°F 
15°C / 60°F 
262 hours 
61mm / 2.4inch 
5 days 
23°C / 73°F 
13°C / 55°F 
209 hours 
87mm / 3.4inch 
8 days 
19°C / 65°F 
9°C / 48°F 
140 hours 
112mm / 4.4inch 
10 days 
Climate in Ajaccio

Average weather in Bastia

In October Bastia generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C (72°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C (56°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Bastia
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
26°C / 79°F 
17°C / 62°F 
239 hours 
77mm / 3inch 
6 days 
22°C / 72°F 
14°C / 56°F 
183 hours 
129mm / 5.1inch 
7 days 
18°C / 64°F 
10°C / 49°F 
133 hours 
137mm / 5.4inch 
9 days 
Climate in Bastia

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Is October the best time to go to Corsica?

In our opinion October is one of the best times to visit Corsica with commonly perfect weather in Ajaccio. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average the best time to visit Corsica is in May, June, July, August, September and October with generally perfect weather in Ajaccio. The worst months are January, February, March, November and December that can have tolerable weather conditions.

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