October weather forecast
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, is another mild autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between min 47.3°F (8.5°C) and max 56.8°F (13.8°C).

Temperature

In Old Orchard Beach, the average high-temperature in October decreases from a comfortable 66.9°F (19.4°C) in September to a moderate 56.8°F (13.8°C). In Old Orchard Beach, in October, the average low-temperature is 47.3°F (8.5°C).

Humidity

In Old Orchard Beach, Maine, the average relative humidity in October is 78%.

Rainfall

In Old Orchard Beach, during October, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.63" (16mm) of precipitation. In Old Orchard Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77.9 days and collects up to 5.71" (145mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall in Old Orchard Beach, Maine.

Ocean temperature

In Old Orchard Beach, Maine, in October, the average water temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Old Orchard Beach is 11h and 1min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 6:22 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:15 am and sunset at 5:34 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 6.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Old Orchard Beach?

In October, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Old Orchard Beach?

In Old Orchard Beach, in October, it is raining for 6.7 days, with typically 0.63" (16mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Old Orchard Beach?

May through October are months without snowfall.

Does it snow in Old Orchard Beach in October?

In Old Orchard Beach, Maine, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

What is the water temperature in October in Old Orchard Beach?

In October, the average ocean temperature is 55°F (12.8°C). Swimming in 55°F (12.8°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Old Orchard Beach have in October?

The average day length in October in Old Orchard Beach is 11h and 1min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Old Orchard Beach?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:39 am and sunset at 6:22 pm. On the last day of the month, in Old Orchard Beach, sunrise is at 7:15 am and sunset at 5:34 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Old Orchard Beach?

The average sunshine duration in October in Old Orchard Beach is 6.1h.

How high is the UV index in October in Old Orchard Beach?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Old Orchard Beach is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average temperature in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (72.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 47.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21°F).

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Average pressure in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average pressure in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average pressure in October: 30"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are September and November (30.05"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average wind speed in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (12.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average humidity in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

The months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.63"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (0.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average rainfall days in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (8.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.59").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average snowfall days in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sea temperature in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sea temperature in October: 54.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (38°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 1min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average sunshine days in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (19.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average UV index in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average UV index in October: 3

The month with the highest UV index is August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average cloud cover in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • Average cloud cover in October: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Average visibility in October - Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • 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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