Why do I get sick every October?

Why do I get sick every October?

Why you’re more likely to get sick in the fall “When the weather starts getting cold, people spend more time indoors,” he says. “Closer quarters means it’s easier for germs to spread.” Second, some of these bugs, like the viruses that cause the flu and the common cold, thrive in lower temperatures.

Are colds common in October?

Common colds, a type of upper respiratory infection often caused by rhinoviruses, are also more prevalent in the fall than in spring or summer. Colds are spread similarly to flus, but there is no vaccine. Thankfully, cold symptoms are generally much less severe than flu symptoms.

Is November usually cold?

Most major American cities have daytime highs of 50 to 65 degrees Fahrenheit (10 to 18 degrees Celsius) in November. But days with temperatures in at least the mid 70s °F (23 °C) are common in some southern cities such as Phoenix and Orlando. Average November temperatures for US cities.

Does it get cold during fall?

Often people think that our temperatures get cooler in autumn because the earth moves farther from the sun. But this is not true. With less and less direct sunlight on the top half, the days here get shorter and temperatures get colder as winter nears.

What was weather like in November 2020?

The mean temperature for November 2020 was 8.1 degC, which is well above average (6.1). It was 2.3 degrees warmer than November 2019 for example. Although the month was ‘damp’ as usual for November, the rainfall total only amounted to 27.4mm and the 1st was the wettest day.

Is New York cold in November?

The weather in New York in November is noted for falling temperatures yet without the prolonged cold snaps that can occur during the winter months. Early this month afternoon high temperatures are still fairly mild; mostly in the upper 50s f to near 60f (about 15C) with overnight lows in the mid-40s f (7-8C).