What's the Weather Like in Sunny Beach in October
October is the last official month of the summer season in Sunny Beach, in fact in Bulgaria as a whole, and the average temperatures you can expect are still very impressive. If you enjoy slightly cooler conditions, whist still being able to walk around in a t-shirt and shorts, then October is for you, with an average temperature of around 17°C, reaching a high of 19°C.
Evenings are cooler, at around 14°C, making October the perfect time for rest and relaxation in Sunny Beach.
Sunshine and Rain
The sun still shines for an average of 7 hours per day, however rainfall can be a little more than in previous months, at around 47mm throughout the month, affecting 6 days on average. Despite this, rainfall is likely to be short-lived.
If you still want to enjoy beach time and water-sports, the average water temperature is a pleasant 19°C, matching the air temperature on average.
October in general is a wonderful time to visit Sunny Beach, after the crowds have gone and the temperatures have cooled a little.
Hotels for Sunny Beach in October
October is the final month of the tourist season in Sunny Beach but that also means great deals to be found on accommodation at this time.
October is the month which shows you don't need to scrimp on quality in order to have a cheaper break.
The weather is still certainly very pleasant which makes this the ideal time to head off for a bargain break.
Premier Fort Beach Hotel
Premier Fort Hotel is the perfect place for a family holiday, just yards from the beach. It offers self catering accomodation and fantastic facilities including 2 outdoor pools, a children's pool, water slide, themed restaurant and wellness centre. Located on the north part of Sunny Beach, near to Saint Vlas.
Lion Hotel Sunny Beach
Lion Hotel Sunny Beach stylish and modern hotel, 300 meters from the beach with air conditioned rooms, two large pools and a relaxed pool bar.
Zornitsa Hotel is another choice, situated 100m from the beach, with all the facilities you could need for a beach break, in a lively setting.
Nobel Hotel is another option available to you, which offers a budget holiday with no less comfort.
Beaches for October for Sunny Beach
Located on The Black Sea coast, Sunny Beach Resort is the most popular resort in Bulgaria with one of the largest stretches of fine sandy beach, and the only natural sand dunes remaining on this coast. It has been awarded the prestigious Blue Flag award, meaning all 8 kilometers of the beach are clean.
The beachfront promenade boasts plentiful bars, restaurants and entertainement for all ages to enjoy and attracts visitors from all over the world. If you want a break from sunning yourself, there are several aqua parks, shops and a go-kart track all nearby!.
Sunny Beach has several beach clubs and beach hotels where visitors can rent parasols and beach loungers. It is very popular in the summer months, but visitors in October will find a less crowded beach with pleasant weather. The curved bay of the beach means the sea is very calm.
There are lots of affordable water sports to try out such as windsurfing, paragliding, waterskiing, catamaran rides and there are watersport tents all along the beach.
Restaurants and Bars for Sunny Beach in October
The final month of the summer tourist season means restaurants begin to close form the middle of October onwards, however whenever there are tourists around the resort, places will stay open!
There is a buzzy nightlife in Sunny Beach and has become known as the "Bulgarian Ibiza".
You will find that the big named clubs and bars around the resort have end of season closing parties, so do check out when these are a little closer to the time. Revolution Music Factory and RooM2 are definitely two clubs which should be on your must visit list before the season ends.
There are also plently of family friendly, budget and higher end restaurants in Sunny Beach.
Bulgarian food is a mixture of Eastern European and Mediterranean and you will find grilled meats, salads, stuffed pastries, stuffed vine leaves and stuffed vegetables in a traditional Bulgarian eatery.
Maestro's is a popular choice for an evening meal in Sunny Beach if you're looking for a quieter night out, situated right near the beach front, giving you a very scenic backdrop.
Alternatively, for some Mexixan food Mamacita's is another choice you should be looking towards. It has a fabulously lively atmosphere complete with live music and sombrero wearing waiters.
Djanny is a well worth a visit, only 100 meteres from the beach, it serves delicious international meals varying from Serbian, European to traditional Bulgarian. There is a choice of over 100 wines. This is one of the largest restaurants in the Sunny Beach resort with a seating capacity of 700, but the service is fast and the menu is exensive catering to all tastes.
Things to Do in Sunny Beach in October
The final month of the tourist season means you need to grab every last bit of the weather that you can.
The beach is always going to be popular in Sunny Beach so it's time to head there and get active with the water-sports on offer. Parasailing, jetskiing, banana boats, swimming - you name it, you'll find it in Sunny Beach.
Top up your tan before returning home to the grey skies! Of course, your hotel pool will still be open during this still very warm month, and you can generally visit most hotels and use their larger pools if yours isn't so great.
Head to Nessebar and explore the ancient ruins, stopping off at the small beach nearby. You can easily make a full day of this by jumping on the local bus and enjoying a delicious, traditional meal at a small restaurant in the old part of town, before returning back to Sunny Beach in the evening, ready for your night's partying fun.
Children would love a trip to Luna Park, Sunny Beach's very own amusement park. With rollercoasters, white knuckle rides and carousels for the younger children it is a fun day out for all.