October weather forecast
Boca Raton, FL

The Atlantic ocean surrounding the fantastic city of Boca Raton, Florida
The Atlantic ocean surrounding the fantastic city of Boca Raton, Florida

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Boca Raton, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average low of 76.6°F (24.8°C) and an average high of 82.6°F (28.1°C).

Temperature

In Boca Raton, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still warm 82.6°F (28.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Boca Raton, is 76.6°F (24.8°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is computed to be a hot 87.8°F (31°C). 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. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Boca Raton, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

Rainfall

In Boca Raton, during October, the rain falls for 21.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.02" (153mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Boca Raton, Florida, there are 244.6 rainfall days, and 68.54" (1741mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Boca Raton, the average seawater temperature in October is 82.9°F (28.3°C).
Note: Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 32min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:07 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 6:39 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 6.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Boca Raton?

In Boca Raton, Florida, in October, the average high-temperature is 82.6°F (28.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C). in October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is computed to be 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Boca Raton?

In October, the average relative humidity in Boca Raton, Florida, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Boca Raton in October?

In Boca Raton, Florida, during October, the rain falls for 21.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 6.02" (153mm) of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Boca Raton?

In Boca Raton, Florida, in October, the average water temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in October in Boca Raton?

The average day length in October in Boca Raton is 11h and 32min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Boca Raton?

On the first day of October in Boca Raton, Florida, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:07 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 6:39 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Boca Raton have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Boca Raton is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Boca Raton?

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

Average temperature in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average temperature in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 82.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 76.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (81.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64.2°F).

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Average pressure in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average pressure in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.96"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average wind speed in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average humidity in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average rainfall in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 6.02"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (12.05").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (29.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.7 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average sea temperature in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 82.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.3°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (74.2°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 32min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 46min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 6.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (13.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0.9 days).

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Average UV index in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average UV index in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 36).
The months with the least cloud cover are March, April, May and July (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in October
Boca Raton, FL

Average visibility in October - Boca Raton, FL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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