Weather in Sunshine Coast, Australia in October

So you're interested in going to Sunshine Coast, Australia in October

October is a warm and rainy time for sunbathing in Sunshine Coast. October is a good month for swimming in Sunshine Coast with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Sunshine Coast in the months of January, March, September, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in Sunshine Coast in October

The average maximum temperature in Sunshine Coast in October is 25°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Sunshine Coast in October is 20°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sunshine Coast in October is 16°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

Sunshine in Sunshine Coast in October

The average day light hours per day in Sunshine Coast in October are 12.7 and there are 5.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Sunshine Coast in October is typically 11.1 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 Sunshine Coast in October

The average sea water temperature in Sunshine Coast in October is 21.5° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Sunshine Coast in October

The average total rainfall in Sunshine Coast in October is 78.2cm and on average there are 8.6 rainy days in October making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sunshine Coast in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sunshine Coast in October is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 19° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sunshine Coast in October is typically 89.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 90.7% in the previous month and 90.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sunshine Coast in October is typically 69.9%. The average relative humidity is 69.9% in the previous month and 73% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sunshine Coast in October

The average maximum wind speed in Sunshine Coast in October is typically 30kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 28kmh in the previous month and 29kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sunshine Coast in October is typically 16kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 16kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sunshine Coast in October is from the North-Northwest.

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