October weather forecast
Yeppoon, Australia

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot spring month in Yeppoon, Australia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and an average low of 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Temperature

In Yeppoon, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still warm 28.4°C (83.1°F). The average low-temperature, is 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at a hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like metabolic differences, clothing, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Yeppoon is 69%.

Rainfall

In Yeppoon, during 10.2 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Yeppoon, there are 132 rainfall days, and 394mm (15.51") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Yeppoon, the average length of the day in October is 12h and 38min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:37 am and sunset at 5:55 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 5:12 am and sunset at 6:09 pm AEST.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

UV index

January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Yeppoon?

In October, the average high-temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 31.3°C (88.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Yeppoon?

In October, the average relative humidity is 69%.

How much does it rain in Yeppoon in October?

In Yeppoon, Australia, in October, during 10.2 rainfall days, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Yeppoon?

In Yeppoon, in October, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in October in Yeppoon?

The average day length in October in Yeppoon, Australia, is 12h and 38min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Yeppoon?

On the first day of October in Yeppoon, sunrise is at 5:37 am and sunset at 5:55 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 5:12 am and sunset at 6:09 pm AEST.

How long on average sun shines in October in Yeppoon?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 9.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Yeppoon?

The months with the highest UV index are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index reading in October in Yeppoon?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Yeppoon, Australia, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average temperature in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is December (31.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is January (22.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (11.7°C).

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Average pressure in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average pressure in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average wind speed in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.2km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average humidity in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average humidity in October: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (68%).

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Average rainfall in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average rainfall in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average rainfall in October: 31mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (66mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average rainfall days in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (14.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (6.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average sea temperature in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (28.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (20.8°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average daylight in October: 12h and 38min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 44min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average sunshine days in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average UV index in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average cloud cover in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 21).

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Average visibility in October
Yeppoon, Australia

Average visibility in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).

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