The climate in Manhattan during October can be summarized as mild and a little damp.
October is in the fall / autumn in Manhattan and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 18°C (65°F), whilst at night 10°C (50°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||18.1°C 64.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||9.7°C 49.5°F|
|Average temperature||13.9°C 57°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||84 mm 3.3 ins|
|Rainy days||8 days|
|Sea temperature||16.8°C 62.3°F|
|Windspeed||18kph 11 mph|
On average October is the 3rd driest month of the year in Manhattan with around 84mm 3.3 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.4 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in October 2020.
|Hottest month:||July||28.7°C 83.7°F|
|Driest month:||February||79mm 3.1ins|
|Coldest month:||January||2.6°C 36.7°F|
|Wettest month:||July||104mm 4.1ins|