October weather forecast and climate
Alton, AL

October, like September, in Alton, Alabama, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 73.6°F (23.1°C) and an average low of 53.6°F (12°C).

Temperature

In Alton, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 84.7°F (29.3°C) in September, to a still moderately hot 73.6°F (23.1°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 53.6°F (12°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month in Alton, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is October when the rain falls for 8.8 days and typically collects 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Alton snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Alton, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Alton is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in October in Alton?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Alton, Alabama, is 73.6°F (23.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 53.6°F (12°C).

What is the least humid month in Alton?

The least humid month in Alton, Alabama, is October, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in October in Alton?

In Alton, the average relative humidity in October is 72%.

How many days does it rain in October in Alton?

In Alton, Alabama, during October, the rain falls for 8.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Alton?

The month with the least rainfall in Alton, Alabama, is October when the rain falls for 8.8 days and typically collects 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Alton in October?

In Alton, Alabama, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Alton?

In Alton snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Alton have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Alton is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Alton?

In Alton, the average sunshine in October is 7.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Alton?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Alton, Alabama, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Alton, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 73.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 53.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

Average pressure in October - Alton, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98").

Average wind speed in October - Alton, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.3mph).

Average humidity in October - Alton, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in October - Alton, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.24").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (1.06").

Average rainfall days in October - Alton, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Alton, AL
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Alton, AL
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Alton, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in October - Alton, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.6 days).

Average UV index in October - Alton, AL
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Alton, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in October - Alton, AL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).