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The hottest place in October

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As temperatures begin to fall across much of Europe there are still some places available for you to get a sunny vacation. Find out where is hot in October here. Read below to find the hottest place for October vacation.

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10. Rome

  • Average temperature in October: 22.4 °C

Here you will feel the ancient history – the Roman Forum, the Colosseum and the Vatican.
Temperatures peak at an average of 22.4 ºC with an average of 8 hours of sunshine each day. Not everyone knows that only in 30-40 minutes drive from Rome is the Mediterranean sea, where you can sunbathe and swim. In October, there are still fine days, and the water in the sea is still relatively warm – about 21-23 °C.

9. Rio de Janeiro

  • Average temperature in October: 26 °C

Rio de Janeiro is situated on Brazil’s Atlantic coast. It is the former capital, the second largest city in Brazil, and the Carnival Capital of the World,
Temperatures are relatively consistent throughout the year, and in October the average temperature will be about 26 ºC. The water temperature will be about 23 ºC.
October is great not only for visiting museums and theaters, but also for exploring natural sites.

8. Gran Canaria

  • Average temperature in October: 26.4 °C

Gran Canaria is the most populous Canary Island.
October in Gran Canaria is warm, sunny and dry. Rain is rare. The sea is about 22ºC.
It covers 147 miles of coastline and 60 miles of golden beaches – it is the perfect place to relax.

7. Kos

  • Average temperature in October: 26 °C

The Greek island of Kos is a part of the Dodecanese islands in the Aegan Sea. Here was born the father of medicine, Hipprocrates. It is a popular tourist destination, renowned for its beautiful beaches.
The better time to visit Kos is the beginning of October as the warm season ends this month.

6. Cyprus

  • Average temperature in October: 26.7 °C

Another alterative where to go on October is Cyprus. It is located between Greece, Turkey and Lebanon, and it is the third-largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean Sea.
The temperature in October remains quite hot in Cyprus during October, more specifically in Paphos.
The sea temperature is still warm during October, averaging 24 ºC, making it a perfect month for watersports including swimming, diving and snorkelling.

5. Lanzarote

  • Average temperature in October: 26.8 °C

Lanzarote forms part of the Canary Islands; a Spanish island group located off the coast of Africa.
October is the perfect time to visit Lanzarote with its sunny days and cool air during the night.

4. Sharm El Sheikh

  • Average temperature in October: 28 °C

The ‘jewel of the Sinai’ is famous for its long beaches and clear waters. Sharm el Sheik remains to be one of Egypt’s top holiday destinations.
The October temperatures on average peak at 28 ºC with lows still reaching 23 ºC.
And even the sea temperatures reach 27 ºC which is great for diving and other water-related activities.

3. Marrakech

  • Average temperature in October: 28.3 °C

Marrakech is a great choice for those who want to see something new, admire the stunning architecture or just wander through the streets. In October, people come here to visit interesting museums, admire monuments and taste local cuisine.
Despite the autumn season, October in Marrakech still sees highs of around 28.3 ºC.
In October, Marrakech often hosts interesting events. You can get on a calendar holiday, festival or concert. Before you travel, find out what will happen in Marrakech during your vacation.

2. Morocco

  • Average temperature in October: 28.5 °C

The Kingdom of Morocco is one of the hottest place in October. You can travel around the country all year round, and October is perfect for a beach holiday. The country is unusually bright and colorful. Every vacationer will find entertainment and choose between holidays on the beach, visiting orange and tangerine groves, walk on the Sahara or roam in search of attractions in the old cities.

1. Cancun

  • Average temperature in October: 32.9 °C

And the hottest place in October is Cancun. In this period, the ratio of water and air temperature is the best for sun and sea bathing. The warm Caribbean Sea and the north-east trade winds serve to create a typical tropical coastal climate across the eastern coast of Mexico. It’s one of the best places to visit in the autumn. The climate is hot here even in the autumn. And the sea temperature is usually about 29 °C.
In addition to solar and water pleasures, Mexico indulges in a series of bright and memorable holidays that reflect the culture and traditions of the local people.

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