October weather forecast and climate
New York, NY

The sunset view over skyscrapers in New York City, USA
The sunset view over skyscrapers in New York City, USA

Weather in October

October, like September, in New York, New York, is another comfortable autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 63.3°F (17.4°C) and 51.8°F (11°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 74.8°F (23.8°C) in September, to an enjoyable 63.3°F (17.4°C). In New York, in October, the average low-temperature is 51.8°F (11°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in New York is 75%.

Rainfall

In New York, in October, during 13.7 rainfall days, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in New York, New York, there are 169 rainfall days, and 36.65" (931mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In New York, New York, snow does not fall in May through October.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in New York is 63.1°F (17.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 63.1°F (17.3°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 New York, the average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In New York, the average sunshine in October is 5.7h.

UV index

In New York, New York, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in New York?

The average high-temperature, in October, in New York, is 63.3°F (17.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 51.8°F (11°C).

What is the average humidity in October in New York?

The average relative humidity in October in New York is 75%.

How much does it rain in New York in October?

In October, in New York, New York, the rain falls for 13.7 days. Throughout October, 3.15" (80mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in New York in October?

In New York, New York, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in New York?

In New York, New York, snow does not fall in May through October.

What is the ocean temperature in October in New York?

In October, the average ocean temperature is 63.1°F (17.3°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 63.1°F (17.3°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).

How many hours of daylight does New York have in October?

The average length of the day in October in New York is 11.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does New York have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in New York is 5.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in New York?

In New York, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
New York, NY

Average temperature in October - New York, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 63.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (36.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 51.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
New York, NY

Average pressure in October - New York, NY
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in October
New York, NY

Average wind speed in October - New York, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
New York, NY

Average humidity in October - New York, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
New York, NY

Average rainfall in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.15"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.02").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2.17").

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Average rainfall days in October
New York, NY

Average rainfall days in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
New York, NY

Average snowfall in October - New York, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (2.64").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
New York, NY

Average snowfall days in October - New York, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.8 days).
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
New York, NY

Average sea temperature in October - New York, NY
  • Average sea temperature in October: 63°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (39.7°F).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
New York, NY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - New York, NY
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
New York, NY

Average sunshine days in October - New York, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
New York, NY

Average UV index in October - New York, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
New York, NY

Average cloud cover in October - New York, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are February, March and December (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
New York, NY

Average visibility in October - New York, NY
  • 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).

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