What’s the weather like in Hersonissos in October?
Hersonissos is a large town on the north coast of Crete, popular for its beautiful weather and rich history. It has a Mediterranean climate which brings hot, dry summers and mild winters to the region, with temperatures cooling down as October goes on. Rainfall picks up this month, but this is still a great time to visit Hersonissos if you want to go sightseeing away from the crowds of the high season.
In October the average temperature in Hersonissos is 19°C, peaking at 22°C in the hottest part of the day. With an average low of 16°C, you might need a light jumper or cardigan for evenings out in the resort, especially towards the end of the month. Around 90mm of rain’s forecast in Hersonissos during October, spread across five days, and any showers are usually short and sharp. If you want to go for a dip in the sea, the Aegean waters are a lovely 23°C this month, ideal for swimming and snorkelling.