October weather forecast
Ocala, FL

Nature scenes of a tropical forest and a lake in the iconic Ocala National Park forest in Ocala, Florida
Nature scenes of a tropical forest and a lake in the iconic Ocala National Park forest in Ocala, Florida

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Ocala, Florida, with an average temperature ranging between min 65.1°F (18.4°C) and max 81.9°F (27.7°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases from a hot 88°F (31.1°C) in September to a warm 81.9°F (27.7°C). In Ocala, the average low-temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is calculated to be a tropical 87.8°F (31°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 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', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. 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

The average relative humidity in October in Ocala is 76%.

Rainfall

In Ocala, Florida, during October, the rain falls for 10.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation. In Ocala, Florida, during the entire year, the rain falls for 147.9 days and collects up to 14.8" (376mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Ocala, snow does not fall in February through December.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Ocala, Florida, is 11h and 27min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:40 am and sunset at 6:43 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

UV index

In Ocala, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Ocala?

In October, in Ocala, the average high-temperature is 81.9°F (27.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 65.1°F (18.4°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in October is calculated to be 87.8°F (31°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Ocala?

In October, the average relative humidity in Ocala, Florida, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in October in Ocala?

In Ocala, Florida, in October, during 10.8 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Ocala?

February through December are months without snowfall in Ocala, Florida.

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

In Ocala, the average day length in October is 11h and 27min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Ocala?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:21 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of the month, in Ocala, Florida, sunrise is at 7:40 am and sunset at 6:43 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Ocala have in October?

In Ocala, Florida, the average sunshine duration in October is 7.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Ocala?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Ocala is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Ocala, FL

Average temperature in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 81.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (65.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 65.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48°F).

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Average pressure in October
Ocala, FL

Average pressure in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.97"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Ocala, FL

Average wind speed in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in October
Ocala, FL

Average humidity in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

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

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Average rainfall in October
Ocala, FL

Average rainfall in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.6").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in October
Ocala, FL

Average rainfall days in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (6.5 days).

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Average snowfall days in October
Ocala, FL

Average snowfall days in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

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

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 27min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 59min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 19min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 24min

The months with the most sunshine are May and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Ocala, FL

Average sunshine days in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (22 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.2 days).

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Average UV index in October
Ocala, FL

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

The 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
Ocala, FL

Average cloud cover in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 28

The months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 36).
The months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in October
Ocala, FL

Average visibility in October - Ocala, FL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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