October weather forecast and climate
Bessemer, AL

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Bessemer, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between max 74.5°F (23.6°C) and min 54.7°F (12.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 85.5°F (29.7°C) in September, to a still moderately hot 74.5°F (23.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Bessemer, is 54.7°F (12.6°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is October when the rain falls for 9.8 days and typically collects 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Bessemer.

Daylight

In Bessemer, Alabama, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in October in Bessemer?

In October, in Bessemer, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 74.5°F (23.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 54.7°F (12.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Bessemer?

October is the least humid month in Bessemer, Alabama, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

What is the average humidity in October in Bessemer?

In October, the average relative humidity is 70%.

How much does it rain in Bessemer in October?

In Bessemer, Alabama, in October, it is raining for 9.8 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Bessemer?

October is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 9.8 days and accumulates 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Bessemer in October?

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

When it does not snow in Bessemer?

In Bessemer, Alabama, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Bessemer have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Bessemer?

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

What is the UV index reading in October in Bessemer?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 74.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (51.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 54.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36°F).

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

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

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February and March (7.3mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

Average humidity in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.13").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

Average rainfall days in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.75").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.3 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 - Bessemer, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
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: 10.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.3 days).

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

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

Average cloud cover in October - Bessemer, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 30

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, September and October (Cloud cover 30).

Average visibility in October - Bessemer, 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).