October weather forecast and climate
Dowling Park, FL

October, like September, in Dowling Park, Florida, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 62.1°F (16.7°C) and max 81°F (27.2°C).

Temperature

In Dowling Park, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 87.8°F (31°C) in September, to a moderately hot 81°F (27.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Dowling Park, is 62.1°F (16.7°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at 85.3°F (29.6°C). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity 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 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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

In October, the average relative humidity is 74%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 9.9 days. Throughout October, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Dowling Park, there are 173.6 rainfall days, and 31.3" (795mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Dowling Park snow does not fall in January, March through December.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Dowling Park, Florida, is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Dowling Park?

In October, the average high-temperature is 81°F (27.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.1°F (16.7°C). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that calculates temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 85.3°F (29.6°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Dowling Park?

In October, the average relative humidity in Dowling Park is 74%.

How many days does it rain in October in Dowling Park?

In Dowling Park, in October, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Dowling Park?

In Dowling Park, Florida, snow does not fall in January, March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Dowling Park have in October?

In October, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dowling Park have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Dowling Park, Florida, is 7.4h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Dowling Park?

In Dowling Park, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 81°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 62.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.2°F).

Average pressure in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June, August and September (29.98").

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (6.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

Average humidity in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August, September and December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (70%).

Average rainfall in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.57").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.14").

Average rainfall days in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (25.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.2 days).

Average snowfall days in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.4h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

Average sunshine days in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (4.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Dowling Park, 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 3).

Average cloud cover in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in October - Dowling Park, FL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is September (5mi).