Average Weather October in Washington DC, United States of America

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Washington DC in October is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 77mm (3.0in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 20.0°C (68°F). You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 123 hours of sun.

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Washington DC should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 10.0 °C
Max Temperature 20.0 °C
Chance of Rain 26.7%
Precipitation 77.0mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 123

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

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