October weather forecast and climate
Cocoa, FL

Weather in October

October, like September, in Cocoa, Florida, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature varying between 81.7°F (27.6°C) and 72.5°F (22.5°C).

Temperature

In Cocoa, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still warm 81.7°F (27.6°C). In October, in Cocoa, Florida, the average low-temperature is 72.5°F (22.5°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 86.9°F (30.5°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air 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. Additional factors like activity, metabolic differences, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. 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 October, the average relative humidity in Cocoa is 75%.

Rainfall

In October, in Cocoa, the rain falls for 16.6 days. Throughout October, 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Cocoa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 203.1 days and collects up to 36.77" (934mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Cocoa, Florida, in October, the average water temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

In Cocoa, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Cocoa?

In Cocoa, Florida, in October, the average high-temperature is 81.7°F (27.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 72.5°F (22.5°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in October is estimated at 86.9°F (30.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Cocoa?

In October, the average relative humidity is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Cocoa?

In Cocoa, during October, the rain falls for 16.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.39" (86mm) of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Cocoa?

In Cocoa, the average seawater temperature in October is 81.9°F (27.7°C). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Cocoa have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Cocoa have in October?

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

What is the UV index intensity in October in Cocoa?

In Cocoa, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Cocoa, FL

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (68.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 72.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (78.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (57.2°F).

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Average pressure in October
Cocoa, FL

Average pressure in October - Cocoa, 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").

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Average wind speed in October
Cocoa, FL

Average wind speed in October - Cocoa, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (9.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Cocoa, FL

Average humidity in October - Cocoa, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

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

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Average rainfall in October
Cocoa, FL

Average rainfall in October - Cocoa, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.39"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.3").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (1.26").

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Average rainfall days in October
Cocoa, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Cocoa, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 16.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (25.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (10.3 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Cocoa, FL

Average sea temperature in October - Cocoa, 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).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Cocoa, FL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Cocoa, 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: 11h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 6.2).

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Average sunshine days in October
Cocoa, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Cocoa, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 10.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (16 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (2.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
Cocoa, FL

Average UV index in October - Cocoa, 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).

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Average cloud cover in October
Cocoa, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Cocoa, 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 and May (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in October
Cocoa, FL

Average visibility in October - Cocoa, 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).

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