October weather forecast
West Ocean City, MD

Weather in October

October, like September, in West Ocean City, Maryland, is another comfortable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 65.5°F (18.6°C) and an average low of 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a moderately hot 74.3°F (23.5°C) in September to an enjoyable 65.5°F (18.6°C). The average low-temperature, in West Ocean City, Maryland, is 59.7°F (15.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In West Ocean City, during October, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 150.3 rainfall days, and 23.11" (587mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In West Ocean City, snow does not fall in April through October.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature is 66.9°F (19.4°C).
Note: Swimming in 66.9°F (19.4°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

In West Ocean City, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 11min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 6:43 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:02 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In West Ocean City, the average sunshine in October is 5.9h.

UV index

In West Ocean City, Maryland, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
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 West Ocean City?

The average high-temperature, in October, in West Ocean City, is 65.5°F (18.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in West Ocean City?

The average relative humidity in October is 75%.

How much does it rain in West Ocean City in October?

In West Ocean City, Maryland, during October, the rain falls for 11.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.52" (64mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in West Ocean City?

In West Ocean City, Maryland, snow does not fall in April through October.

Does it snow in West Ocean City in October?

In West Ocean City, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

How cold is the water in October in West Ocean City?

In October, the average ocean temperature in West Ocean City, Maryland, is 66.9°F (19.4°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 66.9°F (19.4°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).

What is the average length of the day in October in West Ocean City?

In October, the average day length in West Ocean City, Maryland, is 11h and 11min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in West Ocean City?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 6:56 am and sunset at 6:43 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 6:02 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in West Ocean City?

In West Ocean City, Maryland, the average sunshine duration in October is 5.9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in West Ocean City?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in West Ocean City is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average temperature in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 59.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (74.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.2°F).

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Average pressure in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average pressure in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average wind speed in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average wind speed in October: 13mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (13.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.4mph).

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Average humidity in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average humidity in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and November (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average rainfall in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.52"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.46").

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Average rainfall days in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average rainfall days in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average snowfall in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.39").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average snowfall days in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average sea temperature in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average sea temperature in October: 66.9°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (77.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (41.9°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 33min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 0min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average sunshine days in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average UV index in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average cloud cover in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in October
West Ocean City, MD

Average visibility in October - West Ocean City, MD
  • 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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