Weather in Cape May Beach, Cape May, United States in October

So you're interested in going to Cape May Beach, Cape May, United States in October

October is a slightly cold and very rainy time for sunbathing in Cape May Beach. October is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Cape May Beach for any length of time. Consider visiting Cape May 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 Cape May Beach in October

The average maximum temperature in Cape May Beach in October is 19°. The average maximum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average temperature in Cape May Beach in October is 15°. The average temperature ranges is 20° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Cape May Beach in October is 11°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Cape May Beach in October

The average day light hours per day in Cape May Beach in October are 11.2 and there are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Cape May Beach in October is typically 4.5 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 Cape May Beach in October

The average sea water temperature in Cape May Beach in October is 17.5° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Cape May Beach in October

The average total rainfall in Cape May Beach in October is 488cm and on average there are 7 rainy days in October making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Cape May Beach in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Cape May Beach in October is 12° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 18° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Cape May Beach in October is typically 85.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.3% in the previous month and 82% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Cape May Beach in October is typically 70.4%. The average relative humidity is 72.4% in the previous month and 66.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Cape May Beach in October

The average maximum wind speed in Cape May Beach in October is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 25kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Cape May Beach in October is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 11kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Cape May Beach in October is from the North West.

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