October weather forecast and climate
Altoona, AL

October, like September, is another pleasant autumn month in Altoona, Alabama, with average temperature varying between 52.7°F (11.5°C) and 72.3°F (22.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 82.9°F (28.3°C) in September, to an agreeable 72.3°F (22.4°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

The least humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

Rainfall

October is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 10.8 days and accumulates 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Altoona snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Altoona is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Altoona, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 Altoona?

In October, in Altoona, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 72.3°F (22.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

What is the least humid month in Altoona?

October is the least humid month in Altoona, Alabama, with an average relative humidity of 73%.

What is the average humidity in October in Altoona?

The average relative humidity in October in Altoona, Alabama, is 73%.

How much does it rain in Altoona in October?

In Altoona, in October, during 10.8 rainfall days, 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Altoona?

October is the month with the least rainfall in Altoona. Rain falls for 10.8 days and accumulates 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Altoona in October?

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

When it does not snow in Altoona?

In Altoona snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Altoona have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Altoona?

In Altoona, the average sunshine in October is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Altoona?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Altoona, Alabama, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 72.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (49.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34°F).

Average pressure in October - Altoona, 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 - Altoona, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (73%).

Average rainfall in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.41").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.4").

Average rainfall days in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.71").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Altoona, 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: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.2h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

Average sunshine days in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.5 days

Months with the most sunshine days are October and November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7.8 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in October - Altoona, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and September (Cloud cover 32).

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

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is July (5mi).