Gold Coast weather in October (Queensland, Australia)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in October. The average maximum daytime temperature in Gold Coast in October lies at 22.9°C (73.22°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 17.9°C (64.22°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during October is high with an average of 104mm (4.1 inchec). There are generally around 10 rainy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Gold Coast with 255 hours of sun during the entire month.


Gold Coast, monthly averages in October

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Min Temperature 17 °C  
Max Temperature 22 °C  
Water Temperature 20 °C *  
Chance of Rain 34%  
Precipitation 104mm  
Rainy days 10 days  
Humidity 66% *  
Sunshine 255 hrs *  

Where to stay in Gold Coast

Where to go in Australia in October

Find out more about the weather in Australia in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Gold Coast should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm. With a water temperature of around 20.9°C (69.62°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

What To Do

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

Outdoor sports

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