October weather forecast
Norfolk, VA

A breathtaking night panorama of the well developed Norfolk City, Virginia
A breathtaking night panorama of the well developed Norfolk City, Virginia

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Norfolk, Virginia, is another pleasant autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between max 69.8°F (21°C) and min 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops from a warm 79.2°F (26.2°C) in September to a pleasant 69.8°F (21°C). The average low-temperature, in Norfolk, is 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Norfolk, Virginia, in October, during 9.9 rainfall days, 1.57" (40mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 151.9 rainfall days, and 20.35" (517mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Norfolk, snow does not fall in April through October.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in Norfolk is 69.4°F (20.8°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 69.4°F (20.8°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

The average length of the day in October in Norfolk is 11h and 14min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 6:49 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 6:09 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 5.9h.

UV index

In Norfolk, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Norfolk?

In Norfolk, in October, the average high-temperature is 69.8°F (21°C), and the average low-temperature is 58.1°F (14.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in August is calculated to be 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Norfolk?

The average relative humidity in October in Norfolk, Virginia, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Norfolk?

In Norfolk, in October, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 1.57" (40mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Norfolk?

In Norfolk, Virginia, snow does not fall in April through October.

Does it snow in Norfolk in October?

In Norfolk, Virginia, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Norfolk?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Norfolk, Virginia, is 69.4°F (20.8°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 69.4°F (20.8°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).

How many hours of daylight does Norfolk have in October?

In Norfolk, the average day length in October is 11h and 14min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Norfolk?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:00 am and sunset at 6:49 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 6:09 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Norfolk have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October is 5.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Norfolk?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Norfolk, Virginia, is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Norfolk, VA

Average temperature in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 69.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (45.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 58.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Norfolk, VA

Average pressure in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.03"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Norfolk, VA

Average wind speed in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (10.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Norfolk, VA

Average humidity in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are July and November (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Norfolk, VA

Average rainfall in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.57"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.52").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in October
Norfolk, VA

Average rainfall days in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.3 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Norfolk, VA

Average snowfall in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.47").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Norfolk, VA

Average snowfall days in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Norfolk, VA

Average sea temperature in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average sea temperature in October: 69.4°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (80°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (44.5°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Norfolk, VA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 14min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 39min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 41min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Norfolk, VA

Average sunshine days in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Norfolk, VA

Average UV index in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Norfolk, VA

Average cloud cover in October - Norfolk, VA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in October
Norfolk, VA

Average visibility in October - Norfolk, VA
  • 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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