October weather forecast and climate
Cocoa Beach, FL

A high pier with a shed on the stunning Cocoa Beach in Florida with white sands and blue water, mild waves, and a sweet clear sky
A high pier with a shed on the stunning Cocoa Beach in Florida with white sands and blue water, mild waves, and a sweet clear sky
October, like September, in Cocoa Beach, Florida, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature varying between 80.6°F (27°C) and 74.3°F (23.5°C).

Temperature

In Cocoa Beach, the average high-temperature in October is essentially the same as in September - a still moderately hot 80.6°F (27°C). In Cocoa Beach, the average low-temperature is 74.3°F (23.5°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is evaluated at 84.6°F (29.2°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, wind, pregnancy). 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 particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In Cocoa Beach, Florida, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

Rainfall

In Cocoa Beach, in October, during 10 rainfall days, 0.79" (20mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 126.2 rainfall days, and 9.02" (229mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Cocoa Beach, in October, the average water temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Cocoa Beach, Florida, is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Cocoa Beach is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Cocoa Beach?

In Cocoa Beach, Florida, in October, the average high-temperature is 80.6°F (27°C), and the average low-temperature is 74.3°F (23.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, in October is calculated to 84.6°F (29.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Cocoa Beach?

In October, the average relative humidity is 74%.

How much does it rain in Cocoa Beach in October?

In October, in Cocoa Beach, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout October, 0.79" (20mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Cocoa Beach?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Cocoa Beach, Florida, is 81.9°F (27.7°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Cocoa Beach have in October?

In Cocoa Beach, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Cocoa Beach?

In October, the average sunshine in Cocoa Beach is 7.1h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Cocoa Beach?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Cocoa Beach is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 80.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 74.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (59.4°F).

Average pressure in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97").

Average wind speed in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (11.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.7mph).

Average humidity in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June, July and August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (72%).

Average rainfall in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.79"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.65").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.2").

Average rainfall days in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.5 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 81.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (84.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (71.4°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average sunshine days in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 16.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.1 days).

Average UV index in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 6

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

Average cloud cover in October - Cocoa Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are January, November and December (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are April, May, July and August (Cloud cover 26).

Average visibility in October - Cocoa Beach, 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).