Cape Charles
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Cape Charles, VA

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Cape Charles, Virginia, with average temperature fluctuating between 51.1°F (10.6°C) and 70°F (21.1°C).

Temperature

In Cape Charles, the average high-temperature in October drops, from a warm 80.1°F (26.7°C) in September, to a pleasant 70°F (21.1°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

Rainfall

In Cape Charles, in October, 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cape Charles, 45.1" (1145.3mm) of rain is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Cape Charles, the average water temperature is 68.5°F (20.3°C). Swimming in 68.5°F (20.3°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 October, the average length of the day in Cape Charles is 11.2h.

What is the temperature in October in Cape Charles?

In October, the average high-temperature is 70°F (21.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 51.1°F (10.6°C).

How much does it rain in Cape Charles in October?

In Cape Charles, Virginia, in October, 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How cold is the water in October in Cape Charles?

In Cape Charles, the average seawater temperature in October is 68.5°F (20.3°C). For most, swimming in 68.5°F (20.3°C) is not an enjoyable activity. Furthermore, controlling your breathing becomes progressively more difficult as the water temperature decreases from 69.8°F (21°C) to 59°F (15°C).

How many hours of daylight does Cape Charles have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Cape Charles is 11.2h.
Average temperature in October - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 70°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 51°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (31°F).

Average rainfall in October - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February and November (3.1").

Average sea temperature in October - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average sea temperature in October: 68.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (79.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.1°F).

Average daylight in October - Cape Charles, VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).