October weather forecast and climate
Gifford, FL

Weather in October

October, like September, in Gifford, Florida, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81.7°F (27.6°C) and 74.1°F (23.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still moderately hot 81.7°F (27.6°C). The average low-temperature, is 74.1°F (23.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is appraised at a tropical 86.9°F (30.5°C). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise 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', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 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 Gifford, Florida, is 75%.

Rainfall

In Gifford, during 12.9 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gifford, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.2 days and collects up to 13.15" (334mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Gifford, the average sunshine is 6.9h.

UV index

In Gifford, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Gifford?

In Gifford, in October, the average high-temperature is 81.7°F (27.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 74.1°F (23.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in October is appraised at 86.9°F (30.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Gifford?

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

How much does it rain in Gifford in October?

In Gifford, in October, during 12.9 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Gifford?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Gifford?

In Gifford, Florida, the average sunshine in October is 6.9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Gifford?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Gifford, FL

Average temperature in October - Gifford, 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 (70.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 74.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (78.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (59.5°F).

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Average pressure in October
Gifford, FL

Average pressure in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.96").

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Average wind speed in October
Gifford, FL

Average wind speed in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and November (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Gifford, FL

Average humidity in October - Gifford, 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
Gifford, FL

Average rainfall in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in October
Gifford, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.7 days).

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Gifford, 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: 6.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Gifford, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (5.1 days).

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Average UV index in October
Gifford, FL

Average UV index in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Gifford, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Gifford, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 36).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in October
Gifford, FL

Average visibility in October - Gifford, 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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