October weather forecast and climate
New York, NY

The sunset view over skyscrapers in New York City, USA
The sunset view over skyscrapers in New York City, USA

Weather in October

October, like September, in New York, New York, is another enjoyable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 51.8°F (11°C) and an average high of 63.3°F (17.4°C).

Temperature

In New York, the average high-temperature in October drops, from a warm 74.8°F (23.8°C) in September, to an enjoyable 63.3°F (17.4°C). In New York, New York, the average low-temperature is 51.8°F (11°C).

Humidity

In New York, the average relative humidity in October is 75%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 13.7 days. Throughout October, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in New York, there are 169 rainfall days, and 36.65" (931mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Ocean temperature

In New York, the average water temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 63.1°F (17.3°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in New York is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in New York is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in New York?

In October, in New York, New York, the average high-temperature is 63.3°F (17.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.8°F (11°C).

What is the average humidity in October in New York?

In October, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in New York?

In October, in New York, New York, the rain falls for 13.7 days. Throughout October, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in New York in October?

In New York, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in New York?

May through October are months without snowfall.

What is the ocean temperature in October in New York?

In New York, New York, in October, the average water temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C). For most, swimming in 63.1°F (17.3°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

What is the average length of the day in October in New York?

In October, the average length of the day in New York, New York, is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in New York?

The average sunshine in October in New York is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in New York?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in New York is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
New York, NY

Average temperature in October - New York, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 17.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-3.3°C).

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Average pressure in October
New York, NY

Average pressure in October - New York, NY
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
New York, NY

Average wind speed in October - New York, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 13.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (16km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (10.7km/h).

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Average humidity in October
New York, NY

Average humidity in October - New York, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
New York, NY

Average rainfall in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 80mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (102mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (55mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
New York, NY

Average rainfall days in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
New York, NY

Average snowfall in October - New York, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is March (67mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in October
New York, NY

Average snowfall days in October - New York, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
New York, NY

Average sea temperature in October - New York, NY
  • Average sea temperature in October: 17.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (4.3°C).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
New York, NY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - New York, NY
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
New York, NY

Average sunshine days in October - New York, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
New York, NY

Average UV index in October - New York, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
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
New York, NY

Average cloud cover in October - New York, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
New York, NY

Average visibility in October - New York, NY
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (9km).

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