Mom And Daughter; Animal Kingdom
  • On Sep 9, 2011
    Gabriel from KY Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    Our family of 5 (kids 7, 5 and 21 mths) is making our first trip to Disney during the first week of Oct. What is the weather typically like during this week?Also trying to decide if we should do the MNSHP...has anyone done this?

    Welcome to the Moms Panel Gabriel! We're so glad you're hEAR!

    Congratulations on planning your first trip to Disney!! Super exciting indeed! Be sure to pick up "1st Visit" buttons for each of you from Guest Relations. A great free souvenEAR to start your trip off right.

    Love to see that you are planning ahead because your vacation will be here before you know it!  Planning for the weather is always super important for me so I'll be prepared and know what to pack.

    Here are the averages for the month of October:
    * Average high temperature: 84.6
    * Average low temperature: 65.8
    * Average precipitation: 2.42

    Keep in mind that these are averages so it can vary. Right before your trip, check out the 10-day forecast at  You can search the forecast for Disney World to see if there are any crazy weather patterns predicted during your visit.

    I absolutely LOVE Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP)!!  Its one of my all time favorite special events.  Click here for details.  Let me know if you have any further questions about it.  Its a totally SPOOKTACULAR time!

    Wishing you minnie magical memories :-) Allison

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Meet the Panelist: Allison, Georgia

I'm a Disney-fanatic! I made my first trip to Disney World the year it opened and have grown up crazy for all things Disney. As the Mom of a son with Cerebral Palsy, I love providing recommendations for families traveling with a special needs member. Learn More About Allison

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