Weather in Whitsunday Islands, Australia in October

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October is a hot and dry time for sunbathing in Whitsunday Islands. October is a good month for swimming in Whitsunday Islands with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Whitsunday Islands in the months of August, September, October, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October

The average maximum temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 22° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October is 22°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Whitsunday Islands in October

The average day light hours per day in Whitsunday Islands in October are 12.5 and there are 5.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Whitsunday Islands in October is typically 13.2 during October. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October

The average sea water temperature in Whitsunday Islands in October is 23.9° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Whitsunday Islands in October

The average total rainfall in Whitsunday Islands in October is 15.9cm and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in October making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Whitsunday Islands in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Whitsunday Islands in October is 20° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Whitsunday Islands in October is typically 82.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.9% in the previous month and 82.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Whitsunday Islands in October is typically 69.2%. The average relative humidity is 73.7% in the previous month and 70.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Whitsunday Islands in October

The average maximum wind speed in Whitsunday Islands in October is typically 37kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 34kmh in the previous month and 36kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Whitsunday Islands in October is typically 26kmh. The average wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Whitsunday Islands in October is from the East.

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