October weather forecast and climate
Citra, FL

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Citra, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 81.9°F (27.7°C) and an average low of 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a tropical 88°F (31.1°C) in September, to a moderately hot 81.9°F (27.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Citra, is 64.8°F (18.2°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is calculated to a hot 87.4°F (30.8°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the 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 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, 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.

Humidity

In Citra, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In October, in Citra, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout October, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Citra, there are 162.6 rainfall days, and 24.09" (612mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Citra, Florida, is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In Citra, the average sunshine in October is 7.4h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Citra is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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.

What is the temperature in October in Citra?

In Citra, in October, the average high-temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.8°F (18.2°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in October is evaluated at 87.4°F (30.8°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Citra?

In October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Citra in October?

In October, in Citra, Florida, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout October, 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Citra have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Citra is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Citra have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Citra?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Citra, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 81.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (65.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 64.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (47.3°F).

Average pressure in October - Citra, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

Average wind speed in October - Citra, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

Average humidity in October - Citra, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

Average rainfall in October - Citra, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.26").

Average rainfall days in October - Citra, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Citra, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in October - Citra, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.8 days).

Average UV index in October - Citra, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is January (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in October - Citra, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 30

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in October - Citra, FL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).