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Long-term weather forecast
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October weather forecast and climate
New York, NY

The sunset view over New York city skyscrapers in New York, with the dramatic night sky
The sunset view over New York city skyscrapers in New York, with the dramatic night sky
October is, on average, New York's driest month with an average humidity of 65%. The crisp, fresh autumn air is felt as October starts, and the skies remain clear, making it bright and magnificent. This remains one of the perfect times to see New York and experience first-hand the great fall of the trees. A golden appearance hangs all over the city, making it more beautiful under the sun.
The temperatures in October are warm and pleasant, ranging between 50°F (10°C) and 64.4°F (18°C). As opposed to the very high summer temperatures, all outdoor activities remain favorable in this weather.
October remains moderately dry with minimal rainfall of 3.7" (94mm) in precipitation. The average monthly rainy days are ten. The rains are experienced mostly in the late afternoons but do not interfere with the pleasant weather. Touring the beautiful NYC in autumn with minimal rain interruption is a plus for both the tourists and the locals.
The sunshine hours per day are reduced to seven in October, albeit still warm and suitable for basking. Sitting in the parks and on the beaches to partake of the warm sun becomes a norm.
The ocean temperature cools down further to 62.6°F (17°C). The difference from the previous month may be minimal, but as September progresses, the water starts to feel cold.

What is the temperature in Octubre in New York?

In New York, New York, in Octubre, the average high-temperature is 63.9°F (17.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 50°F (10°C).

What is the average humidity in Octubre in New York?

In New York, New York, the average relative humidity in Octubre is 65.6%.

How many days does it rain in Octubre in New York?

In Octubre, in New York, the rain falls for 8.9 days. Throughout Octubre, 4.4" (111.8mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in New York in Octubre?

In New York, New York, in Octubre, it doesn't snow. In Noviembre, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in New York?

In New York, New York, snow does not fall in Mayo through Octubre.

How cold is the water in Octubre in New York?

In Octubre, the average ocean temperature in New York, New York, is 63.1°F (17.3°C). 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).

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

The average length of the day in Octubre is 11.1h.

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

In New York, New York, the average sunshine in Octubre is 6.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in Octubre in New York?

The average daily maximum UV index in Octubre in New York, New York, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - New York, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 63.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 50°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.9°F).

Average humidity in October - New York, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 65.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (67.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (55.3%).

Average rainfall in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 4.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (3.1").

Average rainfall days in October - New York, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (8.7 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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 (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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).

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 shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.8h

Months with most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 8.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average UV index in October - New York, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 8).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).