, like September
, in Hsinchu City
, is another warm autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between min 21.6°C (70.9°F) and max 27.8°C (82°F).
The perfect water temperature of 25.9°C (78.6°F) with 59.4mm (2.34") of accumulated rainfall and only 5.4 rainfall days, makes October a great period for swimming and other water activities.
In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a hot 31°C (87.8°F) in September to a warm 27.8°C (82°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 21.6°C (70.9°F).
The average heat index in October is computed to be a hot 31.1°C (88°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.Note
: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, pregnancy, wind). 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. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
In Hsinchu City, the average relative humidity in October is 76.4%.
In Hsinchu City, during 5.4 rainfall days, 59.4mm (2.34") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Hsinchu City, Taiwan, there are 116.6 rainfall days, and 1639mm (64.53") of precipitation is accumulated.
In Hsinchu City, the average seawater temperature in October is 25.9°C (78.6°F).Note
: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.
In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 35min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:48 and sunset at 17:43. On the last day of October, in Hsinchu City, sunrise is at 06:02 and sunset at 17:17 CST.
In Hsinchu City, the average sunshine in October is 6.2h.