Alicante Weather October Averages, Spain
What's The Weather Like In Alicante in October?
It's still warm and pleasant for sightseeing in Alicante, Spain. And with up to seven hours of daily sunshine, you'll be able to wear shorts and t-shirts during the day. But the evenings will have cooled down considerably.
How Warm Is The Sea In Alicante In October?
Sea temperatures remain relatively warm, 23°C, in October, though it's likely to be too cold and wet to do much sunbathing.
How Hot Is Alicante In October?
Humidity is high year-round in Alicante, around 70%, so it will feel a little warmer despite relatively high wind speeds.
Does It Rain In Alicante In October?
Autumn is the rainy season in Alicante when frequent, heavy afternoon showers and thunderstorms are known to produce flash floods.
Alicante Hotels in October
Another hotel in the NH chain, the four star NH Alicante is good value for money and slightly more upmarket than other NH properties. The hotel offers a range of excellent facilities and real care has been taken to provide every comfort and convenience to guests. The rooftop pool is a great selling point, and with gym and spa area onsite, there's plenty to keep you busy.
The Hotel Albahia is a wonderful choice for mid-range, comfortable accommodation in a central location. The hotel is located just a few minutes from Albufereta beach and two kilometers from the Old Town. Rooms offer a private terrace and sea view and the restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine and tapas. There's a playground for children, with swimming pool, fitness centre and tennis courts for the rest of the family. Best Western are a quality brand, and you can expect excellent service and facilities.
Bars and Restaurants
Boomerang Steakhouse is the most popular steak house of Alicante, located 64km (about a 45min drive) up the coast in Calpe. The steaks were voted No.1 by an independent consumer panel, as well receiving honourable mention from several critics in newspapers and magazines.
Sakura is located in Benidorm, but don't let the distance put you off. This Japanese restaurant is worth the drive. The sushi is exquisite. It is a little pricy but with high quality food, service and elegant décor, well worth the extra money.
Things to do in Alicante in October
Mundomar Marine Park
Mundomar Marine Park offers a unique experience to watch dolphins in their natural habitat. The landscaped paths are surrounded by plants and the aviary filled with a colourful range of tropical, exotic birds. A great day out for families, there are plenty of facilities (including a café) to make the visit more comfortable.
Adventurous types will enjoy hiking and trekking, which are popular activities in Alicante. One of the best spots is the Sierra de Aitana Mountain.
Mount Tossal Theme Park
Mount Tossal Theme Park, surprisingly enough located on the slopes of Mount Tossal, near the Castle of San Fernando, boasts wonderful views of the city and coastline. It offers rock climbing opportunities, as well as a giant chessboard.