October weather forecast and climate
Buxton, NC

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Buxton, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 72.5°F (22.5°C) and an average low of 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a warm 77.9°F (25.5°C) in September, to an agreeable 72.5°F (22.5°C). In Buxton, in October, the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 73%, October is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 13.5 days. Throughout October, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Buxton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 193.7 days and collects up to 46.06" (1170mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Buxton, North Carolina.

Ocean temperature

In Buxton, the average seawater temperature in October is 74.7°F (23.7°C).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.7°F (23.7°C) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 77°F (25°C) to 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Buxton is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Buxton, the average sunshine is 6.4h.

UV index

In Buxton, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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 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 significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in October in Buxton?

In October, the average high-temperature is 72.5°F (22.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 67.3°F (19.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Buxton?

The least humid month in Buxton, North Carolina, is October, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the average humidity in October in Buxton?

In October, the average relative humidity is 73%.

How much does it rain in Buxton in October?

In October, in Buxton, North Carolina, the rain falls for 13.5 days. Throughout October, 2.95" (75mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Buxton?

In Buxton, North Carolina, snow does not fall in February through December.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Buxton?

In Buxton, in October, the average water temperature is 74.7°F (23.7°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.7°F (23.7°C) water may be enjoyable.

What is the average length of the day in October in Buxton?

The average length of the day in October in Buxton, North Carolina, is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Buxton have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Buxton is 6.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Buxton?

In Buxton, North Carolina, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 22.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.8°C).

Average pressure in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.7mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are November and December (1019.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1015.1mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average wind speed in October: 23.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (27.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (19.5km/h).

Average humidity in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average humidity in October: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 75mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (131mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (64mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.6 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February and October (13.5 days).

Average snowfall in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1mm).
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average sea temperature in October: 23.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (14°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 5.2).

Average sunshine days in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (8.4 days).

Average UV index in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average cloud cover in October: 33

Months with the most cloud cover are January, February and March (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in October - Buxton, NC
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).