Weather in Old Orchard Beach, Old Orchard Beach, United States in October

So you're interested in going to Old Orchard Beach, Old Orchard Beach, United States in October

October is a cold and very rainy time for sunbathing in Old Orchard Beach and not really recommended. October is too cold for swimming in Old Orchard Beach for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting Old Orchard Beach in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October

The average maximum temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October is 15°. The average maximum temperature is 22° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October is 11°. The average temperature ranges is 16° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October is . The minimum temperature is 11° in the previous month and -0° in the next month.

Sunshine in Old Orchard Beach in October

The average day light hours per day in Old Orchard Beach in October are 11.1 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 Old Orchard Beach in October is typically 3.5 during October. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October

The average sea water temperature in Old Orchard Beach in October is 13° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in Old Orchard Beach in October

The average total rainfall in Old Orchard Beach in October is 170.3cm and on average there are 14.2 rainy days in October making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Old Orchard Beach in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Old Orchard Beach in October is which is a bit dry for some. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach in October is typically 91.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.5% in the previous month and 87% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Old Orchard Beach in October is typically 73.8%. The average relative humidity is 75.5% in the previous month and 69.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Old Orchard Beach in October

The average maximum wind speed in Old Orchard Beach in October is typically 28kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Old Orchard Beach in October is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 10kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Old Orchard Beach in October is from the West.

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