Cape Hatteras National Seashore
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Cape Hatteras National Seashore, NC

Ocean temperature

In Octubre, the average ocean temperature in Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina, is 74.7°F (23.7°C).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.7°F (23.7°C) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 77°F (25°C) to 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

In Octubre, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

How warm is the water in Octubre in Cape Hatteras National Seashore?

In Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina, in Octubre, the average water temperature is 74.7°F (23.7°C). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 73.4°F (23°C) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 74.7°F (23.7°C).

How many hours of daylight does Cape Hatteras National Seashore have in Octubre?

In Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina, the average length of the day in Octubre is 11.3h.
Average sea temperature in October - Cape Hatteras National Seashore, NC
  • Average sea temperature in October: 74.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (57.2°F).

Average daylight in October - Cape Hatteras National Seashore, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).