Manhattan Weather in October

What's the weather like in Manhattan, United States in October 2020?

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.

Manhattan weather averages (imperial / metric)
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
Humidity 66%
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.

October temperatures in Manhattan

October rainfall

October hourly sunshine

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.

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Manhattan weather stats

Manhattan weather statistics
Hottest month: July 28.7°C 83.7°F
Driest month: February 79mm 3.1ins
Sunniest month: August 9.2hrs
Coldest month: January 2.6°C 36.7°F
Wettest month: July 104mm 4.1ins
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