The climate in Chaniá during October can be summarized as warm and reasonably dry.
October is in the fall / autumn in Chaniá and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 23°C (73°F), whilst at night 16°C (60°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||23°C 73.3°F|
|Nightly temperature||15.7°C 60.2°F|
|Average temperature||19.3°C 66.7°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.9 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||79 mm 3.1 ins|
|Rainy days||6 days|
|Sea temperature||22.9°C 73.2°F|
|Windspeed||11.5kph 7 mph|
On average October is the 4th wettest month of the year in Chaniá with around 79mm 3.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Chaniá in October 2023.
Best places to visit in October
|Hottest month:||July||29.8°C 85.6°F|
|Driest month:||July||1mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||14.2°C 57.6°F|
|Wettest month:||January||137mm 5.4ins|