Destin
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Destin, FL

An aerial view of the beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida, with a vast sea out front and a perfect skyline
An aerial view of the beautiful beach city of Destin, Florida, with a vast sea out front and a perfect skyline
October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Destin, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average low of 63°F (17.2°C) and an average high of 79°F (26.1°C).
The ideal ocean temperature of 79.2°F (26.2°C) and 3.8" (97mm) of accumulated rainfall makes October the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Destin, Florida, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 86°F (30°C) in September, to a moderately hot 79°F (26.1°C). In October, in Destin, the average low-temperature is 63°F (17.2°C).

Rainfall

Throughout October, in Destin, 3.8" (97mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Destin, Florida, 62.4" (1584.2mm) of rain is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature is 79.2°F (26.2°C).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Destin is 11.4h.

What is the temperature in October in Destin?

In Destin, in October, the average high-temperature is 79°F (26.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 63°F (17.2°C).

How much does it rain in Destin in October?

Throughout October, in Destin, 3.8" (97mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Destin?

In Destin, the average seawater temperature in October is 79.2°F (26.2°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 Destin?

In Destin, Florida, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.
Average temperature in October - Destin, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 26.1°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.2°C).

Average rainfall in October - Destin, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 97mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (201.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (84.1mm).

Average sea temperature in October - Destin, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 26.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (16.8°C).

Average daylight in October - Destin, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).