October weather forecast and climate
Fort Gates, FL

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Fort Gates, Florida, with temperature in the range of an average high of 82.8°F (28.2°C) and an average low of 66.4°F (19.1°C).

Temperature

In Fort Gates, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a hot 88.7°F (31.5°C) in September, to a moderately hot 82.8°F (28.2°C). In October, in Fort Gates, the average low-temperature is 66.4°F (19.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at a hot 89.2°F (31.8°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 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, pregnancy). Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index 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 October is 75%.

Rainfall

In October, in Fort Gates, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout October, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Fort Gates, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159.8 days and collects up to 21.93" (557mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Fort Gates, Florida, is 7.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Fort Gates?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Fort Gates, is 82.8°F (28.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 66.4°F (19.1°C). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 89.2°F (31.8°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Fort Gates?

In Fort Gates, Florida, the average relative humidity in October is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Fort Gates?

In Fort Gates, in October, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Gates have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Gates have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Fort Gates, Florida, is 7.1h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Fort Gates?

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

Average temperature in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average temperature in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 82.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (91.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (66.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 66.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average pressure in October - Fort Gates, 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
Fort Gates, FL

Average wind speed in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (5.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.1mph).

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Average humidity in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average humidity in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average rainfall in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.94").

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Average rainfall days in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.4 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Fort Gates, 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: 7.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average UV index in October - Fort Gates, 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
Fort Gates, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Fort Gates, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 39).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Fort Gates, FL

Average visibility in October - Fort Gates, 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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