Average Weather during October in New York (New York State), United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in New York in October is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in October is high with an average of 112mm (4.4in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 17.8°C (64.04°F). With a water temperature of around 16.0°C (60.8°F), this is not the best month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a good period to visit New York. It has 213 hours of sun.

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to New York should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket 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.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 50 °F
Max Temperature 64 °F
Water Temperature 60 °F
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 213

What To Do

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

Cycling
5/10
Walking
5/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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