October weather forecast and climate
Yeppoon, Australia

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

Temperature

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

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 31.3°C (88.3°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, metabolic differences), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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 is 69%.

Rainfall

In October, in Yeppoon, the rain falls for 10.2 days. Throughout October, 31mm (1.22") of precipitation is accumulated. In Yeppoon, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132 days and collects up to 394mm (15.51") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Yeppoon, the average water 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 October, the average length of the day in Yeppoon is 12.6h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Yeppoon is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected 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 and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Yeppoon?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Yeppoon, Australia, is 28.4°C (83.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, 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, during October, the rain falls for 10.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 31mm (1.22") of precipitation.

What is the sea temperature in October in Yeppoon?

In Yeppoon, in October, the average water temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 23.3°C (73.9°F) water may be enjoyable.

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

The average length of the day in October in Yeppoon, Australia, is 12.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Yeppoon have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Yeppoon is 9.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Yeppoon?

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?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Yeppoon is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).

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%).

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).

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).

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).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Yeppoon, Australia
  • Average daylight in October: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.9h

The month with the most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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

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