Weather in New York, United States in October

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October is a slightly cold and very rainy time for sunbathing in New York. October is too cold for swimming in New York for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit. Consider visiting New York in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for October.

Temperature in New York in October

The average maximum temperature in New York in October is 19°. The average maximum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

The average temperature in New York in October is 15°. The average temperature ranges is 21° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New York in October is 11°. The minimum temperature is 17° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in New York in October

The average day light hours per day in New York in October are 11.2 and there are 7.4 hours of sunshine per day on average during October making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in New York in October is typically 4.2 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 New York in October

The average sea water temperature in New York in October is 15.8° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in New York in October

The average total rainfall in New York in October is 133cm and on average there are 11.6 rainy days in October making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New York in October

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New York in October is 11° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 17° in the previous month and in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New York in October is typically 82.6%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.5% in the previous month and 79.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New York in October is typically 66.1%. The average relative humidity is 67.5% in the previous month and 63.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New York in October

The average maximum wind speed in New York in October is typically 33kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 30kmh in the previous month and 35kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in New York in October is typically 18kmh. The average wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in New York in October is from the West.

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