October weather forecast and climate
Daytona Beach, FL

The white sandy shores of Daytona Beach in Florida, with a distant view of a funfair and the cityscape
The white sandy shores of Daytona Beach in Florida, with a distant view of a funfair and the cityscape

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Daytona Beach, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 81.5°F (27.5°C) and an average low of 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Temperature

In Daytona Beach, Florida, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a moderately hot 81.5°F (27.5°C). In Daytona Beach, in October, the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 86.4°F (30.2°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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

The average relative humidity in Daytona Beach is 74%.

Rainfall

In Daytona Beach, in October, during 15.5 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Daytona Beach, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196 days and collects up to 37.91" (963mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Daytona Beach, the average water temperature is 80.6°F (27°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

The average length of the day in Daytona Beach is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Daytona Beach is 7h.

UV index

In Daytona Beach, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Daytona Beach?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Daytona Beach, Florida, is 81.5°F (27.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 70.7°F (21.5°C). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is estimated at 86.4°F (30.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Daytona Beach?

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

How much does it rain in Daytona Beach in October?

In Daytona Beach, in October, during 15.5 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Daytona Beach?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Daytona Beach is 80.6°F (27°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.

What is the average length of the day in October in Daytona Beach?

In Daytona Beach, Florida, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

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

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

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

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

Average temperature in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average temperature in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 81.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (66.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 70.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (78.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (54.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average pressure in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"

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

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Average wind speed in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average wind speed in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.2mph).

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Average humidity in October
Daytona Beach, FL

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average rainfall in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.1").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (1.42").

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Average rainfall days in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.1 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and December (11 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average sea temperature in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 80.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (84.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (67.2°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Daytona Beach, 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: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

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Average sunshine days in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (2.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Daytona Beach, FL

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

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).

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Average cloud cover in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Daytona Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in October
Daytona Beach, FL

Average visibility in October - Daytona 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).

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