Essex
Maryland, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Essex, MD

Ocean temperature

In Essex, Maryland, the average seawater temperature in October is 65.8°F (18.8°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 65.8°F (18.8°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

In Essex, the average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

How cold is the water in October in Essex?

In Essex, the average seawater temperature in October is 65.8°F (18.8°C). For most, swimming in 65.8°F (18.8°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

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

In October, the average length of the day in Essex is 11.1h.
Average sea temperature in October - Essex, MD
  • Average sea temperature in October: 65.8°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (77.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.7°F).

Average daylight in October - Essex, MD
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).