With Autumnal weather beginning to show its head and the nights darkening earlier, October is a great time to fly away from it all and enjoy some much need heat. There are plenty of exotic destinations in October that will allow you to soak up a tan whilst taking in incredible sights and amazing experiences.
Enjoy the year round good weather of The Canary Islands, unearth the opulence of Dubai, snorkel in Barbados and hit the theme parks in Florida. Let’s find out where is hot in October and how you can be taking advantage of it.
The Canary Islands in October
The Canary Islands enjoy year round pleasant weather, which means you can guarantee great weather in October. This October holiday destination has long been popular with Brits thanks to its varied choice of islands. With La Palma, La Gomera, Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote clustered together, you’ll be hard pressed not to find something you’ll enjoy.
Water sports feature heavily on the islands, as well as plenty of sun bathing. Just think of all your colleagues back in old Blighty and the weather will suddenly seem that much brighter. Indulge yourself towards the end of the year with a memorable trip to The Canary Islands. There’s over 3000 hours of sunlight a year and 4800 hours of daylight hours. That’ll give you plenty of time to get the most out of your hot October holiday.
Average highs in The Canary Islands in October hit about 23 degrees with lows of about 17 degrees. Perfect October holiday weather.
If you’re looking for hot weather in October then you needn’t look further than Dubai. With the tourism industry no booming on this emirate, Dubai has fast become one of the most accessible part of the United Arab Emirates. Dubai has a desert like climate, meaning it never gets cold and October is no exception. You can expect virtually no precipitation and average temperatures hitting 29 degrees. The lowest temperatures are23 degrees.
Known for its first class tourism and incredible hotels, such as ‘The World’s Most Luxurious Hotel’ Burj Al Arab, Dubai is a fantastic holiday destination in October. As one of the top tourist destinations in the world, Dubai is a sensory overload. Wonder at the stunning views of the coastline, get lost in its many shops and cafes or dine on some of the best food in the world. It’s a playground for the wealthy, so why not indulge yourself a little?
Florida is a playground all year round, but you can enjoy it at its best in October. With a lot of children back in school, Florida becomes an adult’s wonderland where you can reconnect with your inner sense of play.
Florida’s weather in October is exceptional with temperatures averaging at 25 degrees at their highest to 17 at their lowest. Scale the incredible theme parks, tour the Florida Everglades and interact with the state’s favourite animal; the alligator. Choose Florida as your holiday destination in October and create unforgettable memories.
The iconic island of Barbados experiences incredible weather in October. With the average temperature of 27 degrees keeping a steady presence, Barbados is everything you could hope for in a holiday. Escape the mundanity of every-day life and pick the island pace for a week.
Snorkel off its coast, meet the locals and soak your skin in that tropical sunshine. Barbados isn’t just a holiday to beat the autumn weather, it’s an experience you’ll never forget. Whilst October is Barbados’s wet season you can still enjoy an incredible island experience and great value for money.