Coral Bay Weather October Averages, Cyprus
What's the Weather like in Coral Bay in October
What better way to escape the impending autumnal chills than escaping to a subtropical island? Coral Bay, located in the southwestern area in the island of Cyprus, is the perfect getaway to flee those falling temperatures.
The temperatures in October are similar to that of June with an average of 22(71 during the day. Hot spells are still common this time of year but if your main goal is to experience sweltering days, head to the resort in July instead.
The town still enjoys highs of 27(81 with breeze from the sea offering cooling relief. The evenings can be a bit brisk. Lows during this month are an average of 16(61. This could feel quite cool at times and travelers may want to consider packing a jacket to wear at night and summer attire during the day.
Average Sea Temperature
With sea temperatures still quite reasonable, Coral Bay enjoys a long swimming season. The average sea temperature is 25(77, perfect for a dip or ride on a jet ski.
October is the beginning of the rainy season but will feel much drier when compared with the average precipitation levels experienced in the UK. Over the course of just 5 days, the region will receive about 19mm of rain on average.
By now the autumnal equinox has already passed and daylight hours have dropped considerably. Visitors to Coral Bay will enjoy 10 hours of sunshine every day during this month. Likewise, the UV rating for this month is also considerably lower than August and September. A moderate UV rating of 5 on the index scale is less dangerous. Individuals that burn easily may still want to use a broad spectrum SPF30 sunscreen. Keep in mind that bright surfaces, such as water and sand, will increase UV exposure.
Coral Bay Hotels in October
Coral Bay boasts some of the most beautiful resorts in Europe. While visiting the area, relax at the Elysium. The hotel grounds offer an impressive combination of gardens and waterfalls to create a tropical environment. This resort is family friendly and even includes a babysitting service and the "Angel's Kids Club," which is free of charge. There is an onsite full service spa, several restaurants, and many athletic facilities.
The Elysium even works in collaboration with the Cyprus Scuba Center to offer diving courses. Explore a ship wreck or ancient monument while staying at this resort. The hotel also offers several pools, both indoors and outdoors, as well as tennis courts and access to a personal trainer. Truly a luxurious escape, indulge yourself at Elysium Cyprus.
Capital Coast Resort and Spa
Nestled in between Paphos and Coral Bay, Capital Coast Resort and Spa offers a tranquil stay in paradise. This hotel offers many room types to suit every traveler. Sea view rooms are available and the resort has a massive pool. Additional facilities include lighted tennis court, a children's outdoor playground, and gardens. The resort also offers water activities such as scuba diving, boat rentals, and windsurfing. Enjoy the spa or relax in the Jacuzzi, the health center also an indoor heated pool, Finnish sauna, fitness centre, gym, and aerobics studio. There are several onsite restaurants and rooms are available from a variety of price ranges.
For those traveling on a tighter budget, Kiniras Hotel is the perfect compromise between luxury and economy. This hotel is family run and offerings a more charming stay in Cyprus. There are only 18 rooms, allowing the staff to provide personalised service and attention. Kiniras was awarded the CTO (Cyprus Tourism Organization) Vakhis award for a high standard of service and hospitality. Additionally, the onsite restaurant offers traditional Cypriot options made with organically farmed ingredients. Facilities include an airport shuttle, beauty shop, full-service bar, tour desk and luggage storage. It may be helpful to note that Wi-Fi is available free of charge and the staff can speak English, Russian, German, French, and Greek.
Beaches in Coral Bay in October
Coral Bay Beach
This may be the last month to fully enjoy the waters at Coral Bay Beach. The beach is world renowned for its golden sand and limestone cliffs. It also features amenities such as a shower, life guards, and umbrella hires. Additionally, Coral Bay is a blue flag beach which is environmentally friendly and incredibly safe.
If you're looking to leave Coral Bay, check out Alykes Beach. Just a short drive from Coral Bay, this beach has a play area and is great for small children. From this beach, Golden Dolphin water sports offers trips to shipwrecks and blue caves. Parking is free and ample at this beach.
Bars and Restaurant
Anesi Restaurant is a beautiful restaurant offering international cuisine as well as traditional Cypriot dishes. Anesi is open in the evenings from 6:00-11:00pm every night of the year. This restaurant regularly offers entertainment such as Elvis impersonations and live musical events. This highly recommended restaurant features an excellent wine menu, professional service, and lively atmosphere. Outdoor seating is available and reservations are recommended.
Offering Mediterranean fusion cuisine, Aqui is one of "the" places to be in Coral Bay. The restaurant's chef, Tony Harvey, was once the personal chef to the British High Commissioner in Nicosia and Head Chef at Apertivo Jet Set in Nicosia. This experience is clear through his use of fresh, local restaurants to create remarkable meals. Aqua offers a full cocktail menu and has a variety of vegetarian meals. Furthermore, all dietary restricts can be catered to upon request at time of booking. Please note Aqui is closed on Mondays.
If you're interested in enjoying the local nightlife, look no further than Flintstone's Bar. This bar is highly rated and has a full cocktail menu. As the name suggests, the bar is themed after the old Flintstone's cartoon and was built to look like the house in the cartoon. Opening at 6:00pm, this pub also serves light meals is welcomes children.
Things to do in Coral Bay in October
Paphos Sea Cruises
Go for a mini cruise aboard a luxurious ship! The perfect way to relax and enjoy the ocean, Paphos Sea Cruises has many options for day or night getaway adventures. Some of the different themes offered include full day, pirate boat, adults only, three day tanning courses, half day, fireworks, wedding receptions and more! The company also offers snorkeling and diving as well. Trips are available day or night and are suitable for families and children of all ages.
Paphos Karting Centre
Alternatively, spend the day on one of the biggest go kart tracks in Europe! Paphos Karting Centre offers some of the fastest tracks on the island with 1600meters of winding turns and long speed. This track even has a bridge and tunnel. Because junior karts, senior karts, and twin engine pro karts are available, driver can go over 112kmh (70mph). Children as young as 7 years old can race on the big track. While children ages 3-6 are welcome on the small track. Reservations are not necessary, and the facilities are over seven days a week.
Paphos Archaeological Museum
Those with an interest in history or archeology won't want to miss the Paphos Archaeological Museum. This museum has precious exhibits dating back to the Neolithic era (1700 AD). The museum is arranged into 5 nearly organised rooms spanning thousands of years of Cypriot history. This educational excursion is open every day of the year and only costs £1.70.