Manasota Key
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Manasota Key, FL

October, like September, in Manasota Key, Florida, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 83.1°F (28.4°C) and min 72.9°F (22.7°C).

Temperature

In Manasota Key, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a warm 83.1°F (28.4°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 72.9°F (22.7°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a tropical 89.8°F (32.1°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 Manasota Key, Florida, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

Rainfall

In Manasota Key, in October, during 13.1 rainfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Manasota Key, there are 168.6 rainfall days, and 20.2" (513mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Manasota Key, the average water temperature is 82°F (27.8°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 Manasota Key, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Manasota Key?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Manasota Key, Florida, is 83.1°F (28.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 72.9°F (22.7°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in October is estimated at 89.8°F (32.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Manasota Key?

In Manasota Key, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

How much does it rain in Manasota Key in October?

In October, in Manasota Key, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout October, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Manasota Key?

In Manasota Key, the average seawater temperature in October is 82°F (27.8°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.

How many hours of daylight does Manasota Key have in October?

In Manasota Key, Florida, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Manasota Key have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Manasota Key?

In Manasota Key, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 22.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.1°C).

Average humidity in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are March and May (73%).

Average rainfall in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (103mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (13mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (6.6 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (18.5°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.8h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average UV index in October - Manasota Key, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 5).