October weather forecast and climate
Lake City, FL

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Lake City, Florida, with average temperature ranging between max 80.8°F (27.1°C) and min 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Temperature

In Lake City, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 87.8°F (31°C) in September, to a moderately hot 80.8°F (27.1°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is computed to be 84.9°F (29.4°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. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', 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, 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 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 is 74%.

Rainfall

In Lake City, Florida, during October, the rain falls for 9.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.54" (39mm) of precipitation. In Lake City, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 176.6 days and collects up to 32.17" (817mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Lake City, Florida, the average sunshine is 7.3h.

UV index

In Lake City, Florida, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Lake City?

In Lake City, Florida, in October, the average high-temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in October is computed to be 84.9°F (29.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lake City?

The average relative humidity in October in Lake City, Florida, is 74%.

How many days does it rain in October in Lake City?

In Lake City, in October, it is raining for 9.9 days, with typically 1.54" (39mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Lake City?

In Lake City, Florida, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lake City have in October?

In Lake City, the average sunshine in October is 7.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Lake City?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Lake City, FL

Average temperature in October - Lake City, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 62.8°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).

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Average pressure in October
Lake City, FL

Average pressure in October - Lake City, 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").

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Average wind speed in October
Lake City, FL

Average wind speed in October - Lake City, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Lake City, FL

Average humidity in October - Lake City, 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 March (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lake City, FL

Average rainfall in October - Lake City, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (5.12").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.14").

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Average rainfall days in October
Lake City, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Lake City, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (27.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.9 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Lake City, FL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lake City, 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: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.8h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lake City, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Lake City, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (1.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lake City, FL

Average UV index in October - Lake City, 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).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lake City, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Lake City, 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).

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Average visibility in October
Lake City, FL

Average visibility in October - Lake City, 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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