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Visiting Airlie Beach, Whitsunday, Australia in October

October is one of the best months to visit Airlie Beach for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

October has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (80°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright. October has total rainfall of 3.6cm (1.4inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). October is a good month for swimming in Airlie Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Also consider visiting Airlie Beach in one of the other best months of August, September, November, for the best beach weather.

October brings warmer weather, with sunny days and increasing humidity. Swimming, sunbathing, and beach activities are popular, as the conditions are perfect for spending time outdoors. Snorkeling and diving conditions remain excellent, with clear water visibility and plenty of marine life. Windsurfing and kitesurfing are popular, thanks to favorable wind conditions. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Can you sunbathe in Airlie Beach in October?

Yes, October is a great time for sunbathing in Airlie Beach.

October has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (80°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright. October has total rainfall of 3.6cm (1.4inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about October temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Airlie Beach in October?

Yes, October is a good month for swimming in Airlie Beach with warm sea temperatures 24°C (75°F).

More about October sea temperatures.

Is October a good time to holiday in Airlie Beach?

Yes, October is a great time for a holiday in Airlie Beach.

October has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (80°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright. October has total rainfall of 3.6cm (1.4inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). October is a good month for swimming in Airlie Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the October temperatures and sunshine.

Is Airlie Beach warm in October?

Yes, Airlie Beach is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in October.

The average maximum temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 27°C (80°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (76°) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 24°C (75°F). The average temperature is 22°C (72°F) in the previous month and 25°C (78°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Airlie Beach in October?

The average day light hours per day in Airlie Beach in October are 12.5. The sunshine percentage is 72% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright.

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Crowds in Airlie Beach in October

October is a popular month for tourists visiting Airlie Beach, with warm temperatures and a variety of events, such as the Whitsunday Reef Festival. The beach can be quite busy during this month, especially during weekends and public holidays.

Temperature in Airlie Beach in October

The average maximum temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 27°C (80°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (76°F) in the previous month and 28°C (82°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 24°C (75°F). The average temperature is 22°C (72°F) in the previous month and 25°C (78°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 22°C (71°F). The minimum temperature is 20°C (67°F) in the previous month and 23°C (73°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Airlie Beach in October

During October the average day light hours are 12.5 per day in Airlie Beach. The sunshine percentage is 72% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Airlie Beach in October is typically 13.3 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 Airlie Beach in October

The average sea water temperature in Airlie Beach in October is 23.9°C (75.0°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Airlie Beach in October

The average total rainfall in Airlie Beach in October is 3.6cm (1.4inches) and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in October making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Airlie Beach in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Airlie Beach in October is 20°C (67°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 19°C (66°F) in the previous month and 21°C (21°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Airlie Beach 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 Airlie Beach 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 Airlie Beach in October

The average maximum wind speed in Airlie Beach in October is typically 37KM/H (23MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 34KM/H (21MPH) in the previous month and 36KM/H (23MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Airlie Beach in October is typically 26KM/H (16MPH). The average wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 25KM/H (15MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Airlie Beach in October is from the East.

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