Panama City
Florida, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Panama City, FL

A magnificent grandeur of the skyscrapers of Panama City in Florida, at dusk with speedy car lights on the freeways, a calm, blue waterfront
A magnificent grandeur of the skyscrapers of Panama City in Florida, at dusk with speedy car lights on the freeways, a calm, blue waterfront
October, like September, in Panama City, Florida, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 81.1°F (27.3°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 88.2°F (31.2°C) in September, to a warm 81.1°F (27.3°C). In October, in Panama City, the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

Rainfall

In Panama City, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 3.6" (91.4mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 112 rainfall days, and 61.1" (1551.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in Panama City is 79.3°F (26.3°C). Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
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 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Panama City?

In Panama City, in October, the average high-temperature is 81.1°F (27.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.4°F (15.8°C).

How much does it rain in Panama City in October?

In Panama City, in October, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 3.6" (91.4mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Panama City?

In Panama City, Florida, in October, the average water temperature is 79.3°F (26.3°C). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

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

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

The average sunshine in October in Panama City, Florida, is 8h.

How high is the UV index in October in Panama City?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Panama City, Florida, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 81.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (63.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 60.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (75.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.1°F).

Average rainfall in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (7.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (3.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (5 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 79.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (86°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (62.9°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in October - Panama City, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).