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Warmest places in the USA in October

No matter what month comes around, there is always somewhere that is warm, and if you’re looking for the warmest places in the USA in October, then you’ll be happy to know that there are some fantastic state options for families, all with beautiful balmy weather and plenty of things to see and do for all ages. 

Warmest places in the USA in October

I recently wrote a post about the Warmest Places in the USA in February, and the areas I covered in that post are all warm throughout October as well, so you have even more options to choose from! If you’re thinking about heading to Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Louisiana, or Texas, you’ll definitely want to check it out. You won’t be disappointed vacationing/holidaying throughout October, so keep on reading. 

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Warmest places in the USA in October: Alabama

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“Sweet home Alabama, where the skies are so blue” ring any bells? Well, the song doesn’t lie, because Alabama has beautiful blue skies, incredible sunsets and sunrises, and average temperatures of 21 degrees in the month of October. 

What’s great about Alabama is that the state has literally everything you could ask for, from white sand beaches and mountain trails to waterfalls and eight national parks. It even has various science centres, a rocket centre, and interesting museums!

Best Beaches in Alabama

If your family is anything like mine, then you’ll love relaxing on the beach, taking in the fresh air, and enjoying a dip in the water. Alabama has some fantastic beaches down south, including The Gulf Shores Main Public Beach with vast stretches of white sand, Orange Beach with plenty of recreational activities, and lastly, the Gulf State Park, which offers a beach, a swimming pool, and even fishing opportunities. 

Best Hotels In Alabama

The great thing about America is you can typically find condos, apartments, or entire homes for the same price, if not cheaper, than most hotels. I personally love staying in apartments/homes with my family as they give you so much more space as well as a kitchen area so you can whip up breakfast or lunch before heading out but having a clean hotel room to come back too is equally appealing!

Some great family property options in southern Alabama include:

Best Things To Do in Alabama

There are so many great outdoor activities in Alabama, making it the perfect place for adventurous families who want to explore the US in all its natural beauty. Firstly, one of the best places I recommend in Alabama is Dauphin Island which is just off the coast of the city of Mobile in southern Alabama. 

Noccalula Falls Park, Cheaha State Park, Little River Canyon National Preserve, and Lake Guntersville are the top choices for hiking trails and breathtaking scenery in Alabama, and what’s more is as you’ll be visiting in the autumnal months, the leaves on the trees will be striking colours of red, orange, and yellow. 

And finally, to entertain the kids, you’ll want to head to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, the Anniston Museum of Natural History in Anniston, the Alamaba Safari Park in Hope Hull, and the Exploreum Science Center in Mobile, where the little ones can learn all about space, animals, and natural history. 

Magic Kingdom, Orlando, Florida
Magic Kingdom, Orlando, Florida

Warmest places in the USA in October: Florida

Florida with Kids

Florida is very well known as being the sunshine state, and in the second month of the year, temperatures reach up to 23 degrees making it one of the warmest places in the USA in October.

Orlando

Orlando is by far the most popular destination in Florida, mainly because of the Walt Disney World Parks, Universal Studios, and the various other attractions that draw millions of people into the state each year. If you’ve never been to Orlando, then it’s one of the best holiday destinations with little ones, and I’ve been taking my kids for years, with no signs of that coming to a halt any time soon. 

Best Family Hotels In Orlando

Unless you’re hiring a car (which I recommend doing!), then you’ll want to stay in a hotel close to the hustle and bustle to cut down on taxi costs. Here are some fantastic options which are close to the parks and other Orlando attractions: 

A round up of the best hotels in Orlando for families if you are in a hurry!

Best Things To Do In Orlando

Of course, it goes without saying that one of the best things to do in Orlando is to visit the Walt Disney World Parks. Walt Disney World is one of my favourite places on Earth, and I just couldn’t visit Orlando without heading into at least one park. 

For families with slightly older kids who have done Walt Disney World, then Universal Studios is another great option. Universal definitely has the bigger, scarier, and more thrilling rides that I’m sure teens and pre-teens will love. 

You really can’t beat Orlando when it comes to holiday destinations for kids, as aside from the world-famous Disneyworld and Universal, Orlando also has SeaWorld Orlando, Discovery Cove, Legoland Florida, WonderWorks, Gatorland, Mini Golf Courses, Ripley’s Believe it or Not, The Florida Mall, and Air Boat Rides through the everglades. I told you it was the ultimate holiday destination. There are other cities that are warm in October within Florida, so you can also visit Tampa with temperatures reaching 30 degrees. On sunny days Tampa has beautiful beaches,  Ben T. Davis, Picnic Island, Cypress Point or Davis Islands.

Miami

Another of the warmest places in the USA in October is Miami which is known for its pristine beaches, and as in October, temperatures reach up to 24 degrees, there is nothing better to do than relax on the sand with your little ones.

Best Beaches In Miami

Of all the beaches in Miami, Crandon Park Beach, Bill Boggs Cape Florida State Park, North Shore Open Space Park are definitely favourited by families. 

Crandon Park Beach is a popular beach on Key Biscayne, and with calm water, palm trees offering shade, and a playground close by, your kids won’t want to leave. Bill Boggs Cape Florida State Park is a beach that is great for swimming as there are very few waves, and North Shore Open Space Park has playgrounds, picnic areas, and barbecue spots. 

Best Hotels In Miami and Miami Beach for all family budgets

After a long day at the beach, there is nothing better than heading back to the hotel, having a shower, and a little afternoon nap. Below are some of the best hotels in Miami for families: 

Best Things To Do In Miami

You’ll most likely be spending a lot of your time exploring Miami’s beaches, but if you’re in need of other things to break up your days and entertain the kids, then Miami has the Miami Children Museum, the Bayside Marketplace, Jungle Island, Miami Zoo, and the Everglades which you can witness from an exciting airboat tour.

Warmest places in the USA in October: Nevada

The second of the warmest places in the USA in October is Nevada which is largely made up of desert, so it sees temperatures of up to 31 degrees, pretty warm, right?

Las Vegas may not initially seem like the place to visit with kids, but there is actually so many unique activities in the city that the entire family will love, as well as beautiful world-famous lakes, stunning national parks, and incredible national monuments just a car journey away.

Best Hotels In Las Vegas, Nevada

If I were heading to Nevada, I’d base my family in Las Vegas as the city is close to everything you’d want to see and do, as well as having all the amenities you could possibly need. 

And don’t worry, all these properties have pools because, with that possible 31-degree weather, you’re going to want to take a dip!

Best Things To Do in Nevada and Vegas With Kids

While staying in Vegas with kids, check out the Neon Boneyard, which is a museum with dozens of neon signs from closed-down hotels and restaurants, the High Roller Observation Wheel to see the best views of the city, KISS by Monster Mini Golf, the Lion Habitat Ranch for up close sighting of lions, and the iconic Fountains of Bellagio for one of the world’s most entertaining water shows. 

When you’ve had enough of the city, and you’re in need of an escape, head over to Red Rock Canyon National, Valley of Fire State Park, Fly Ranch Geyser, or the Great Basin National Park to see some epic scenery, sandstone peaks, and the South Snake mountains. 

And I also wanted to give a special mention to Pyramid Lake, Lake Mead, and Lake Tahoe, where you can relax by the water’s edge, paddle a kayak or a paddle board, or set off on a walking trail, taking in the views all around you. 

Warmest places in the USA in October: Puerto Rico With Kids

Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States, so I’m counting it on this list as in October, temperatures are an exceptional 30 degrees, making it ideal for an autumnal beach break. 

Two of the best areas in Puerto Rico for families are Isla Verde and Culebra, which both have impeccable beaches with soft sand and calm turquoise water.

Best Beaches in Puerto Rico

Isla Verde has a few great beaches, with Isla Verde Beach, Alambique Beach, and Pine Grove Beach being the most mentionable and the most family-friendly. What’s so great about Isla Verde is the beaches are directly in front of resorts, restaurants, and amenities, meaning everything you need is all in one place. 

In Culebra, Flamenco Beach, Zoni Beach, and Carlos Rosario Beach are the most visited by families thanks to their soft sand, tranquil water, and of course, the fact that they’re naturally beautiful and deserve to be on the front of a postcard. 

Best Hotels In Puerto Rico

Once you’ve finished up on the beach, you’ll want to head back to a nice hotel to refresh and possibly take a nap. You’re on holiday, after all. 

Here are some great options in both Isla Verde and Culebra: 

Isla Verde

Culebra

Best Things To Do in Puerto Rico

You’ll likely be spending most of your time in Puerto Rico chilling on the beach or swimming in the pool, but there are a few extra activities you can do with little ones, like hiking through the El Yunque National Forest, taking surfing lessons on the beach, or flying kites at the Castillo San Felipe del Morro in Isla Verde.

Families in Culebra can head out on snorkelling tours, explore mangrove forests and search for wildlife, or take pictures with the beach tanks on Flamenco Beach.

Warmest places in the USA in October: South Carolina

South Carolina, on America’s eastern shore, is very well known for its subtropical beaches and its vast history regarding slavery and the civil war. In October, temperatures reach up to 26 degrees, which in my opinion, is the ideal temperature for taking little ones to the beach. 

Hilton Head, Myrtle Beach, and Charleston are some of the best areas in South Carolina for families because they’re right on the beach and give you a taste of true southern hospitality.

Best Beaches in South Carolina

South Carolina has so many great beaches that you could literally fill your entire holiday by visiting a different beach each day. 

Kiawah Island, Hilton Head, Pawleys Island, and Huntington Beach State Park should be at the top of your list, as well as Folly Beach County Park, Isle of Palms, Myrtle Beach, and Coligny Beach Park. You really will be spoilt for choice.

Best Hotels In South Carolina

No matter where you stay in South Carolina, you’re bound to find a fantastic hotel with a pool. There is even a Disney Resort in Hilton Head, however, it may be under refurbishment at the time of your trip. 

Hilton Head

Myrtle Beach

Charleston

Best Things To Do in South Carolina With Kids

South Carolina has it all, from museums and zoos to aquariums and wildlife parks, so there is no doubt that your kids will be entertained for the entirety of your trip. 

Let your little ones learn all about space in the Settlemyre Planetarium, expand their knowledge in the South Carolina State Museum, which has natural history exhibits, science and art exhibits, and see if they’re brave enough to get up close to alligators, frogs, snakes, and lizards at the Alligator Adventure Park.

In addition, the South Carolina Aquarium, the Greenville Zoo, the Pavilion Park, and the Family Kingdom Amusement Park are all other great family attractions that your little one will enjoy!

Warmest places in the USA in October: St. Thomas, U.S Virgin Islands

The final of the warmest places in the USA in October is technically an unincorporated organised territory, but like Puerto Rico, St. Thomas sees temperatures of over 30 degrees, so I just had to include it. 

There are three main islands in the U.S Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John, however, for families, St. Thomas is arguably the best.

Best Beaches in St. Thomas

St. Thomas is a tropical island, so you bet there are a whole handful of appealing beaches that are just waiting to be explored. When holidaying in St. Thomas, you have to check out Magens Bay, Smith Bay Beach Park & Eco Reserve, Sapphire Beach, and Coki Point Beach

Remember to take your camera along with you, because the colour of the water is something you’ll want to look back on in years to come. 

Best Hotels In St. Thomas

Here are some great hotel suggestions with a pool so that when you aren’t at the beach or exploring the quaint towns of St. Thomas, you can soak up the last of the sun and drain your kids of their excess energy. 

Best Things To Do in St. Thomas

Surprisingly for a small island, there are so many great family activities that will suit kids of all ages. Firstly, you can see a huge range of ocean animals in the Coral World Ocean Park, learn and wonder in the Virgin Islands Children’s Museum, discover all about pirates in the Pirates Treasure Museum, and ride the Skyride To Paradise Point tramway, which takes you up 700 feet for a bird’s eye view of the Charlotte Amalie harbour.

Warmest places in the USA in October: Arizona

Temperatures in Arizona are warm in October, so you can typically expect a comfortable 32 degrees at the highest and 18 degrees at its lowest, which is the perfect temperature for young kids. 

Active families who are after the warmest places in the USA in October, in particular, will love Arizona as there are three national parks, which include one of the most famous, the Grand Canyon, and four national monuments that you can hike through until your heart’s content.

Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital of Arizona, and although it is a bustling city with world-class resorts and excellent golfing (dad might be pleased to hear about this), there are so many kid-friendly activities and attractions for little ones of all ages. 

Best Hotels In Phoenix

Something I’ve always loved about the United States is the fact that there are so many accommodation options for all budgets and preferences. When I travel with my kids, I always look for accommodation with a pool because not only are they great to relax around, but your kids can burn off the last of their energy, ensuring they sleep peacefully throughout the night. 

Here are some hotel and apartment recommendations in Phoenix that are great for families with children: 

Sheraton Phoenix Crescent

SpringHill Suites Phoenix North

Two Bedroom Apartment with Pool

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Phoenix

Sonder at McKinley

Sonder at Hance Park

Best Western InnSuites Phoenix Hotel & Suites

Best Things To Do In Phoenix

Firstly, one of the best things to do in Phoenix, Arizona, is to visit the national parks. Now you will have to drive a few hours, as the Grand Canyon, the Petrified Forest National Park, and the Saguaro National Park, are a few hours out of the city, but trust me, they’re totally worth it. 

If you are planning on visiting the national parks, then don’t let the drive put you off, as there are accommodation options nearby and, of course, campgrounds that your family can pitch a tent in to get the ultimate national park experience. You just can’t visit Arizona and not check out one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world, so be sure to pack your hiking boots and have your camera at the ready. 

For families who do enjoy the great outdoors, then you can even rent a kayak and paddle down the lower Colorado River, which is perfect for beginners and families. With flat waters, plenty of opportunities to spot wildlife, and the warm October weather, paddling down the lower Colorado River will definitely be a highlight of your trip. 

And for families who prefer a more chilled-out holiday, then you can hop on a safari ride in the Camp Verde Wildlife Park, stroll around the Arizona–Sonora Desert Museum, which has a botanical garden, an aquarium and a zoo, or let your kids run wild in the Children’s Museum of Phoenix.

Warmest places in the USA in October: Hawaii

Hawaii is a dream holiday destination for a lot of people, in October the islands see temperatures of up to 26 degrees, making it a suitable getaway for families in need of some tropical sun. 

Although there are eight major Hawaiian islands, the Big Island, Maui, Kauai, and Oahu are the most popular and some of the warmest places in the USA in October, so if you have the means to visit, you really won’t be disappointed. 

Best Beaches In Hawaii

On the Big Island, Hapuna Beach, Manini’owali Beach, and Punalu’u Black Sand Beach are some of the best family-friendly beaches, all with calm waters, soft sand, and plenty of room for the little ones to run around. 

When visiting Maui, head to Baby Beach Pu’unoa, Kapalua Bay, and Napili Bay. On Kauai, Hanalei Bay Beach, Lydgate Beach, and Salt Pond Beach take the top spots, and lastly, on Oahu, you can’t beat Waikiki Beach, Lanikai Beach, and Hanauma Bay Beach. 

Best Hotels In Hawaii

If you are lucky enough to be heading over to Hawaii, here are some of the best hotels on the Big Island, Maui, Kauai, and Oahu:

Big Island

Kona Reef Resort by Latour Group

Hawaii Island Resort

Maui

Napili Village Hotel

God’s Peace of Maui

Maui Sands 2A

Kauai

Kauai Shores Hotel

Aston Islander On The Beach

Kiahuna Plantation Condo 96

Oahu

Embassy Suites By Hilton Oahu Kapolei

Hilton Garden Inn Waikiki Beach

Hampton Inn & Suites Oahu/Kapolei

Best Things To Do In Hawaii with kids

When you’re finished sitting on the beach and eating acai bowls, Big Island Hawaii has the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the Hawaii Keiki Museum, the Akaka Falls, and the Pu’uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park, where you can learn all about Hawaiian history and culture. 

In Maui, you can drive down the scenic Road to Hana, visit the Maui Ocean Center to learn about underwater animal species, learn to surf in kid-friendly waves, and even have a lesson in astronomy at the Tour of the Stars – the Hyatt’s Lesson.

Furthermore, on the island of Kauai, your kids can learn about native Hawaiian culture in the Na Aina Kai Botanical Garden, hike the unique Waimea Canyon, and head on a Mountain Tubing Tour which takes you through sugar plantations, canals, and tunnels. 

And finally, in Oahu, you can swim with dolphins at Dolphin Quest, attend a Luau, stroll through the Hanauma Bay State Park, and let your kids use their imagination at the Children’s Discovery Center. Experience a unique perspective of Honolulu on a glass Bottom Boat Tour along Oahu’s South Shore.

Warmest places in the USA in October: Texas

Texas with kids

When it comes to warm places to visit in October in the United States, Texas with its highs of 27 degrees certainly makes the list. Texas is the second largest state in the United States, and if you love rodeos, country music, and cowboys, there should be no other place on your list.

Dallas

Dallas is considered one of the safest cities in America, making it a fantastic destination for young families. With so many museums and parks to enjoy, your little ones will have a fantastic time learning and blowing off some steam. 

Best Hotels In Dallas

As Dallas is a bit city, there are so many hotel options to choose from, but here are some great affordable options that would suitable for your family: 

Fairfield Inn & Suites Dallas Medical/Market Center

Sonesta Select Dallas Central Expressway

Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Market Center

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Dallas NW HWY

Best Things To Do In Dallas

Not only will your kids enjoy learning about animals at the Dallas World Aquarium, the Children’s Aquarium, Fort Worth Zoo, and the Sealife Aquarium, but they can also learn about natural history at the Heard Natural Science Museum and experience Lego-themed rides at the Legoland Discovery Center.

And if you time your trip perfectly, then you may even get to see the Dallas Cowboys play in their home stadium, the AT&T Stadium.

Austin

Austin is known for its friendly and laid-back atmosphere, with mild climate in around October making it a welcoming destination for visitors. There are quite a lot of activities to do with kids in Austin

Best things to do with kids in Austin

The Texas State Capitol recognised as a National Historic Landmark is a remarkable facility and what not to miss when visiting Austin. The red granite building with its amazing dome, which you can visit by climbing four flights of inlaid marble stairs also has a great gift shop and cafeteria to stop by with 17 surrounding monuments to admire together with wonderfully landscaped gardens and a free guided tour to take advantage of.  The family can hear all about the history and stories of Texas from friendly well informed guides

Take a splash with Austin duck adventures, one of Austin’s top tours Austin duck adventures offers an amphibious tour that includes tours of downtown Austin and a beautiful Lake Austin in hydro Terra vehicles. On board knowledgeable guides entertain sightseers with facts and stories about local sights and landmarks. After their land trek the vehicles pack in their wheels and launch off the shore of Lake Austin for an aquatic tour of the lush scenic lakeside.

The Austin steam train, is a fabulous venue for all the train lovers in the family and especially the kids. The Austin steam train allows everyone to ride on a real vintage passenger train. The Depot itself is located in Cedar Park and operates on the weekends throughout the year. It is staffed by volunteers with refreshments available during the train trips that are served from the concession car.

Please visit the Austin zoo, Zilker Botanical gardens, Bullock Museum, and Austin nature and science center as well for an opportunity for the young ones to dig for dinosaur fossils.in the family and especially the kids.

Places to stay in Austin

Hotel ZaZa Austin

The Driskill

Fairmont Austin

Warmest places in the USA in October: California

The west coast state of California has an array of beaches, kid-friendly attractions, landmarks, and national parks to keep your entire family entertained for the duration of your trip. From Disneyland and the Joshua Tree National Park to the Hollywood Sign and Griffith Observatory, there really is something for everyone!

There are two places in California that I recommend for families, and they are San Diego and Los Angeles. San Diego is the slightly warmer of the two, with highs of 23 degrees throughout the month of October, however, it is still one of the warmest places in the USA in October.

San Diego

The city of San Diego may not have sprung to mind when thinking of a holiday destination, but after realising all there is to do, it might make its way onto your holiday bucket list. 

Best Beaches In San Diego

Your kids will love running around on the sand, and a bit of fun time in the water with temperatures at 23 degrees. The water will be warm and suitable for a swim, followed by a well-deserved ice cream. La Jolla Shores Beach, Coronado Central Beach, and Moonlight Beach are three of the best kid-friendly beaches in San Diego, all with soft sand, calm waters, and nearby amenities for the perfect day at the beach. 

A child in a stripey blue top on Coronado Central Beach with white buildings with red roofs in the background

Coronado Central Beach copyright Cindy From Piccolo Explorer

Best Hotels In San Diego

If your kids are anything like mine, then they’ll be in the swimming pool regardless of the weather, outdoor temperature, or water temperature. Here are 5 of the best hotels in San Diego, all with pools for your little ones to enjoy:

Best Western Yacht Harbor Hotel

Best Western Plus Bayside Inn

Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine

Bay Club Hotel and Marina

San Diego Mission Bay Resort

Best Things To Do In San Diego

What I love about San Diego is the number of different things there are to do, as not only do you have miles and miles of soft sand, but you can also take a hike in the Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve or drive out to Joshua Tree to experience the desert rugged rock national park. 

And if that wasn’t enough, San Diego is also a haven for amusement park and tourist attraction lovers as the city has the San Diego Zoo, Legoland California, Seaworld San Diego, Aquatica San Diego Water Park, and Belmont Park. There is no getting bored in San Diego, that’s for sure.

Los Angeles

Los Angeles is another amazing holiday destination in California for families, and regardless of whether you’re a nature lover or prefer to fill your day with other activities, you’ll really be spoilt for choice during your stay in LA. 

Best Beaches In Los Angeles

As temperatures in LA reach 26 degrees in October, the beach is a fantastic activity to get your kids outdoors, enjoying the fresh air and hopefully draining themselves of energy before bedtime. 

Santa Monica State Beach, Zuma Beach, and Leo Carrillo State Beach are three of the best beaches in Los Angeles, all with great water and sand conditions and even opportunities to go rock pooling. 

Best Hotels In Los Angeles

With all the fun you’ll be having in the day, it’s important that you have somewhere comfortable to rest your head in at night. Here are some of the best family-friendly hotels in Los Angeles: 

Hollywood Studio with Pool and Balcony

Four Points by Sheraton Los Angeles Westside

One Bedroom Apartment Near Topanga Mall

The Dixie Hollywood

Holiday Inn Los Angeles – LAX Airport

Best Things To Do In Los Angeles

Families looking for an adventure in Los Angeles can head out to Joshua Tree National Park, Sequoia National Park, and Death Valley to appreciate the world’s largest trees and impressive desert landscapes. In the summer months, Death Valley can see temperatures of up to 48 degrees, making October an excellent time to visit. 

But, if national parks aren’t your thing, then your family can enjoy the Griffith Observatory, where you can look through telescopes and learn about outer space, hike up to the Hollywood Sign and capture an iconic photo, ride thrilling roller coasters in Universal Studios, and of course, visit Mickey and his friends in Anaheim’s Disneyland Park.

Warmest places in the USA in October: New Mexico

New Mexico, a southwestern U.S. state, boasts diverse landscapes from deserts to mountains. Rich in Native American and Hispanic culture, it’s home to historic adobe buildings, vibrant art scenes, and iconic cuisine like green chile dishes. Known for its enchanting vistas and the famous Carlsbad Caverns.

Albuquerque

Albuquerque is one of the popular cities in New Mexico. There are museums and parks to enjoy, your little ones will have a fantastic time learning and blowing off some steam in this beautiful and culturally rich city.

Best Things To Do In Albuquerque

Check out Explora, which is the Children’s Museum located near Old Town Albuquerque. The Children’s Museum is great here. They have a bunch of interactive exhibits pretty much the whole thing is interactive.

They have an international rattlesnake Museum. There’s so many different types of rattlesnakes that they have there. You can see them,  they’re all behind cages, of course to keep you safe, but you can check them out.

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta should not be missed. This is so cool to see you get up early and you pack your breakfast, coffee, and you go there on the morning pre dawn patrol. You get to see everybody setting up their balloons. And then eventually as the dawn is coming up, everybody launches at the same time. I promise you, you have never seen so many balloons up in the air. It’s so cool to see, sometimes you can even see some of the shaped balloons.

Best Hotels In Albuquerque

Hotel Parq Central

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Albuquerque

Baymont by Wyndham Albuquerque Airport

Warmest places in the USA in October: FAQs

Are there any warm places to visit in October in the USA?

Yes, there are a few states in America with beautiful warm October weather, with the warmest places in the USA in October being: 

  • Alabama
  • California
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Louisiana
  • Nevada
  • Puerto Rico
  • South Carolina
  • St. Thomas
  • Texas

What’s the weather like in the Grand Canyon in October?

In October, the weather in the Grand Canyon is, on average, 18 degrees (64 F) with a gentle breeze, making it perfect for hiking and exploring the natural wonder of the world. 

What’s the weather like in Michigan in October?

Michigan isn’t the warmest place in the USA in October, as it starts to get cold as the month progresses, with temperatures dropping to around 12 degrees (55 F). 

Where are the best places and cities to visit in October in the USA?

Nearly all places and cities in the US are great to visit in October, but understandably, some will be warm and others cold. For warm getaways, head to Florida, Arizona, Hawaii, or California, and for cold winter-esque getaways, visit New York, Maine, Michigan, and Colorado. 

Warmest Places in the USA in October: Wrap Up

The USA is a great holiday destination for families, and even in October, you can find states with autumnal sun which are perfect if you’re in need of the beach or looking to do some outdoor exploring with temperatures that are pleasant and manageable. 

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