Weather Averages for Murcia in October
Averages for Murcia in October
October sees a significant change in the weather of Murcia. While the average daily high temperature can still be 77.9°F (25.5°C), it can average 54.9°F (12.7°C) for the lows, mainly at night.
Many people find the beach a viable option, even in October, since the average daily temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C) and the water can still be quite warm from the summer months, about 69.8°F (21°C). October will be the last month in which swimming is recommended, so visitors should make an effort to at least visit the beautiful beach for a relaxing afternoon or a night time stroll.
There is an average of 1.73” (4.4 cm) which is higher than other months but it still leaves plenty of rain-free days, since it only rains on about 4 days the entire month.
There is an average of 7 hours of sunlight.
In October, Murcia has a cultural festivity called the Fiestas de Moros y Cristianos. During this celebration, both Christian and Moorish armies put on parades. There are also open-air parties where all are welcome, and there are many performances, including flamenco dancing and music as well as belly dancing.
Tourists visiting in October should take advantage of the variety of museums that the city has to offer. These include the Science museum, the City museum, the Religious Art museum, the Archeological museum, the Bellas Artes museum, the Salzillo museum, and the Bullfighting museum.
Each of these museums is specific in its exhibits and will provide a unique experience for the tourist. Anyone who wants to stay in the city without renting a car can keep themselves busy with these museums alone.
October events in Murcia
Spanish National Day
12th October 2014
Hispanic Day (Día de la Hispanidad) or National Day (Fiesta Nacional de España) is an annual national public holiday in Spain on October 12th. It commemorates when Christopher Columbus first set foot in the Americas in 1492.