Hollywood
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Hollywood, FL

October, like September, in Hollywood, Florida, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 76.6°F (24.8°C) and an average high of 83.1°F (28.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in September - a moderately hot 83.1°F (28.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Hollywood, is 76.6°F (24.8°C).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 89.8°F (32.1°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'feels like', 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 (metabolic differences, clothing, wind). 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 Hollywood, the average relative humidity in October is 74%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 21.1 days. Throughout October, 4.61" (117mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Hollywood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 240.3 days and collects up to 50.75" (1289mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in Hollywood 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 Hollywood, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 6.7h.

UV index

In Hollywood, 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 ordinary 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. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Hollywood?

In Hollywood, in October, the average high-temperature is 83.1°F (28.4°C), and 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'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, is evaluated at 89.8°F (32.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Hollywood?

In October, the average relative humidity in Hollywood, Florida, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in October in Hollywood?

In Hollywood, Florida, in October, it is raining for 21.1 days, with typically 4.61" (117mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Hollywood?

In Hollywood, Florida, in October, the average water temperature is 82.9°F (28.3°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 Hollywood?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Hollywood?

In October, the average sunshine is 6.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Hollywood?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index 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 - Hollywood, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 83.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (87.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (73.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 76.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (82°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (64°F).

Average humidity in October - Hollywood, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (69%).

Average rainfall in October - Hollywood, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 4.61"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (8.23").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.38").

Average rainfall days in October - Hollywood, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (28.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (13 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Hollywood, 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).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (74.2°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Hollywood, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.2h).

Average UV index in October - Hollywood, 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 and December (UV index 5).