Manteo
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Manteo, NC

October, the same as September, in Manteo, North Carolina, is an agreeable autumn month, with average temperature varying between 64.4°F (18°C) and 70.3°F (21.3°C).

Temperature

In Manteo, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderately hot 77.7°F (25.4°C) in September, to a pleasant 70.3°F (21.3°C). In Manteo, North Carolina, the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are October and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%.

Rainfall

In Manteo, in October, during 10.2 rainfall days, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Manteo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 165.9 days and collects up to 26.5" (673mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Manteo snow does not fall in April through December.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature is 73°F (22.8°C).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 73°F (22.8°C) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Manteo is 6.2h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in October in Manteo?

In October, in Manteo, North Carolina, the average high-temperature is 70.3°F (21.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 64.4°F (18°C).

What is the least humid month in Manteo?

October and November, with an average relative humidity of 74%, are the least humid months in Manteo, North Carolina.

What is the average humidity in October in Manteo?

In October, the average relative humidity in Manteo, North Carolina, is 74%.

How much does it rain in Manteo in October?

In Manteo, North Carolina, in October, during 10.2 rainfall days, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Manteo?

April through December are months without snowfall.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Manteo?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Manteo is 73°F (22.8°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 73°F (22.8°C) water may be enjoyable.

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

In Manteo, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Manteo?

In Manteo, the average sunshine in October is 6.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Manteo?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Manteo is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 70.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 64.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (76.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.4°F).

Average humidity in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average humidity in October: 74%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are October and November (74%).

Average rainfall in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.62").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.02").

Average rainfall days in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (19.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (9.9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.28").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average sea temperature in October: 73.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (81.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (53.3°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.2h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5.4).

Average UV index in October - Manteo, NC
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 3).