October weather forecast
Delray Beach, FL

The strip of Delray Beach in Florida and the vast neon-lit city front
The strip of Delray Beach in Florida and the vast neon-lit city front

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Delray Beach, Florida, with an average temperature varying between 76.6°F (24.8°C) and 82°F (27.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a still moderately hot 82°F (27.8°C). In Delray Beach, in October, the average low-temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is estimated at a tropical 87.4°F (30.8°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, clothing). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index 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

The average relative humidity in October in Delray Beach is 74%.

Rainfall

In Delray Beach, Florida, during October, the rain falls for 20.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.37" (111mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Delray Beach, there are 229 rainfall days, and 46.46" (1180mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°C).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 32min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:06 pm. On the last day of October, in Delray Beach, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:38 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Delray Beach, Florida, is 6.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Delray Beach is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for average 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 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Delray Beach?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Delray Beach, Florida, is 82°F (27.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 76.6°F (24.8°C). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 87.4°F (30.8°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Delray Beach?

The average relative humidity in October in Delray Beach, Florida, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Delray Beach in October?

In October, in Delray Beach, Florida, the rain falls for 20.6 days. Throughout October, 4.37" (111mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Delray Beach?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Delray Beach is 82.9°F (28.3°C). 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.

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

In Delray Beach, Florida, the average day length in October is 11h and 32min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Delray Beach?

On the first day of October in Delray Beach, Florida, sunrise is at 7:12 am and sunset at 7:06 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:29 am and sunset at 6:38 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Delray Beach have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Delray Beach is 6.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Delray Beach?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Delray Beach is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average temperature in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 82°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (72.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 76.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (81.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average pressure in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.96"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.11"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are September and October (29.96"Hg).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average wind speed in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (11.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.8mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in October
Delray Beach, FL

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

The months with the highest relative humidity are June, September and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (70%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average rainfall in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 4.37"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (8.03").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.1").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 20.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (27.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (12.6 days).

[Resources]

Average sea temperature in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average sea temperature in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 82.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86.3°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (74.2°F).

[Resources]

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 32min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 46min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6h and 6min).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 6.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (14.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (2.5 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in October
Delray Beach, FL

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and February (UV index 5).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The months with the most cloud cover are January, October, November and December (Cloud cover 36).
The months with the least cloud cover are April, May and July (Cloud cover 29).

[Resources]

Average visibility in October
Delray Beach, FL

Average visibility in October - Delray Beach, FL
  • 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).

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location