October weather forecast
Big Sur, CA

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Big Sur, California, with an average temperature fluctuating between 54.3°F (12.4°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C).

Temperature

In Big Sur, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a comfortable 66.7°F (19.3°C). The average low-temperature, in Big Sur, is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 72%.

Rainfall

In Big Sur, in October, during 3.5 rainfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Big Sur, there are 70 rainfall days, and 11.93" (303mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 59°F (15°C), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: For most, swimming in 59°F (15°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).

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Big Sur is 11h and 15min.
On the first day of October in Big Sur, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 6:50 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:12 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Big Sur?

In October, in Big Sur, California, the average high-temperature is 66.7°F (19.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Big Sur?

The average relative humidity in October is 72%.

How much does it rain in Big Sur in October?

In October, in Big Sur, the rain falls for 3.5 days. Throughout October, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the ocean warmest in Big Sur?

August through October, with an average ocean temperature of 59°F (15°C), are months with the warmest seawater in Big Sur, California.

How cold is the water in October in Big Sur?

In Big Sur, the average seawater temperature in October is 59°F (15°C). For most, swimming in 59°F (15°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 Big Sur?

In October, the average day length in Big Sur is 11h and 15min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Big Sur?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:02 am and sunset at 6:50 pm. On the last day of the month, in Big Sur, California, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:12 pm PDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Big Sur have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Big Sur is 7.1h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Big Sur?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Big Sur is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Big Sur, CA

Average temperature in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average high temperature in October: 66.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (69.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (57°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 54.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (46.9°F).

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Average pressure in October
Big Sur, CA

Average pressure in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.93"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Big Sur, CA

Average wind speed in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in October
Big Sur, CA

Average humidity in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
Big Sur, CA

Average rainfall in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.04").

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Average rainfall days in October
Big Sur, CA

Average rainfall days in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (1.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Big Sur, CA

Average sea temperature in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average sea temperature in October: 59°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (59°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March, April and May (54°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Big Sur, CA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 15min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 35min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 44min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Big Sur, CA

Average sunshine days in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 26.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (27.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (17.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Big Sur, CA

Average UV index in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are June, July, August and September (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in October
Big Sur, CA

Average cloud cover in October - Big Sur, CA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 35).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 13).

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Average visibility in October
Big Sur, CA

Average visibility in October - Big Sur, CA
  • 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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