Weather in Queensland, Australia in October

So you're interested in going to Queensland, Australia in October

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

Temperature in Queensland in October

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

The average temperature in Queensland in October is 22°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Queensland in October is 18°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

Sunshine in Queensland in October

The average day light hours per day in Queensland in October are 12.6 and there are 5.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Queensland in October is typically 12.5 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 Queensland in October

The average sea water temperature in Queensland in October is 23.5° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Queensland in October

The average total rainfall in Queensland in October is 34.4cm and on average there are 9.3 rainy days in October making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Queensland in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Queensland in October is 19° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 17° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Queensland in October is typically 88.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.1% in the previous month and 89.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Queensland in October is typically 69.6%. The average relative humidity is 70.5% in the previous month and 72% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Queensland in October

The average maximum wind speed in Queensland in October is typically 31kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 29kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Queensland in October is typically 17kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Queensland in October is from the South-Southwest.

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