New York City weather in October (New York State, United States of America)

The average maximum daytime temperature in New York City in October lies at 18.0°C (64.4°F). The average minimum temperature is 10.8°C (51.44°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 112mm (4.4in). It rains an average of 8 days of the month. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to New York City with 213 hours of sun.


So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to New York City should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly. With a water temperature of around 16.0°C (60.8°F), there is no need to bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 10 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Water Temperature 16 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 112mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 213

 

Where to stay in New York City

Where to go in the United States of America in October

Find out more about the weather in the United States of America in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.

Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for New York City (New York State)

SAT   Jan 28
9°C | 0°C
WSW 22 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SUN   Jan 29
10°C | 1°C
SSW 19 kmph
0.2 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

MON   Jan 30
7°C | 2°C
SSE 15 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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