Weather in October in Morocco

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in October in Morocco. Is this month a good time to go to Morocco? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Morocco in October?

The weather in Morocco in October is in general perfect.

October has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from moderate in Midelt with 22°C (71°F) to very warm temperatures in Zagora with 31°C (88°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 15°C (59°F) in Zagora and 9°C (49°F) in Midelt. It is a very warm month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.

Precipitation ranges from low in Tarfaya with 6mm (0.2inch) rainfall to moderate in Fez with 52mm (2inch) rainfall. In general it is also a sunny month with an average of 245 hours of sunshine in Marrakesh during the whole month.

Where to go in Morocco in October

Find the average weather conditions in October for the most popular destinations in Morocco 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 Morocco

What is the weather like in October for the 5 most popular destinations in Morocco?

Average weather in Marrakesh

In October Marrakesh generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (81°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C (58°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Marrakesh
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
32°C / 90°F 
18°C / 64°F 
264 hours 
6mm / 0.2inch 
3 days 
27°C / 81°F 
15°C / 58°F 
245 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
6 days 
22°C / 72°F 
10°C / 51°F 
214 hours 
41mm / 1.6inch 
7 days 
Climate in Marrakesh

Average weather in Fez

In October Fez generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (78°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C (54°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Fez
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 87°F 
16°C / 60°F 
384 hours 
20mm / 0.8inch 
5 days 
26°C / 78°F 
12°C / 54°F 
247 hours 
52mm / 2inch 
9 days 
20°C / 68°F 
8°C / 46°F 
207 hours 
63mm / 2.5inch 
12 days 
Climate in Fez

Average weather in Essaouira

In October Essaouira generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C (72°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Essaouira
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
23°C / 73°F 
18°C / 64°F 
253 hours 
5mm / 0.2inch 
1 day 
22°C / 72°F 
17°C / 63°F 
236 hours 
28mm / 1.1inch 
3 days 
21°C / 70°F 
15°C / 58°F 
198 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Essaouira

Average weather in Merzouga

In October Merzouga generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 27°C (81°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C (59°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Merzouga
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
33°C / 91°F 
21°C / 70°F 
297 hours 
6mm / 0.2inch 
3 days 
27°C / 81°F 
15°C / 59°F 
280 hours 
10mm / 0.4inch 
3 days 
20°C / 68°F 
9°C / 48°F 
236 hours 
11mm / 0.4inch 
3 days 
Climate in Merzouga

Average weather in Agadir

In October Agadir generally has warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 25°C (77°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C (59°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Agadir
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 / 63°F 
242 hours 
4mm / 0.2inch 
1 day 
25°C / 77°F 
15°C / 59°F 
246 hours 
27mm / 1.1inch 
3 days 
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 54°F 
219 hours 
54mm / 2.1inch 
4 days 
Climate in Agadir

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Morocco.

Is October the best time to go to Morocco?

In our opinion October is one of the best times to visit Morocco with commonly perfect weather in Marrakesh.

On average the best time to visit Morocco is in March, April, May, June, September, October and November with generally perfect weather in Marrakesh. The worst months are July and August that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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