October weather forecast and climate
Santa Rosa Beach, FL

A pathway secured by a wooden fence on the perfect white sandy beach of Santa Rosa, Florida
A pathway secured by a wooden fence on the perfect white sandy beach of Santa Rosa, Florida
October, like September, in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 78.4°F (25.8°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In Santa Rosa Beach, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderately hot 85.8°F (29.9°C) in September, to a still warm 78.4°F (25.8°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 68%, October is the least humid month in Santa Rosa Beach.

Rainfall

In Santa Rosa Beach, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 166.2 rainfall days, and 36.34" (923mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Santa Rosa Beach.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 77°F (25°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

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

Sunshine

In Santa Rosa Beach, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Santa Rosa Beach?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 78.4°F (25.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Santa Rosa Beach?

The least humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

What is the average humidity in October in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach, the average relative humidity in October is 68%.

How much does it rain in Santa Rosa Beach in October?

In Santa Rosa Beach, in October, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Santa Rosa Beach?

February through December are months without snowfall.

How warm is the water in October in Santa Rosa Beach?

In Santa Rosa Beach, in October, the average water temperature is 77°F (25°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 Santa Rosa Beach?

In October, the average length of the day in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 11.4h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Santa Rosa Beach?

In October, the average sunshine in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Santa Rosa Beach?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average high temperature in October: 78.4°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 65.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (79.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (48°F).

Average pressure in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (29.97").

Average wind speed in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7mph).

Average humidity in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average humidity in October: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (68%).

Average rainfall in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.84").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (1.54").

Average rainfall days in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (23.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.04").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

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

Average sea temperature in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average sea temperature in October: 77°F

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (84°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (64°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Santa Rosa Beach, 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: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 5.5).

Average sunshine days in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.2 days).

Average UV index in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in October - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 22

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in October - Santa Rosa Beach, 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).