The climate in Cork during October can be summarized as mild and damp.
October is in the fall / autumn in Cork and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 14°C (57°F), whilst at night 8°C (46°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||13.7°C 56.7°F|
|Nightly temperature||7.9°C 46.2°F|
|Average temperature||10.8°C 51.4°F|
|Daily sunshine||3.2 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||105 mm 4.1 ins|
|Rainy days||19 days|
|Sea temperature||14.1°C 57.4°F|
|Windspeed||20.5kph 13 mph|
On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Cork with around 105mm 4.1 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.2 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 Cork in October 2023.
Best places to visit in October
|Hottest month:||July||18.7°C 65.7°F|
|Driest month:||June||61mm 2.4ins|
|Coldest month:||February||8.1°C 46.6°F|
|Wettest month:||December||120mm 4.7ins|