October weather forecast
Birmingham, AL

The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama
The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Birmingham, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 54.1°F (12.3°C) and an average high of 74.3°F (23.5°C).

Temperature

In Birmingham, the average high-temperature in October decreases from 84.9°F (29.4°C) in September to a still moderately hot 74.3°F (23.5°C). In Birmingham, in October, the average low-temperature is 54.1°F (12.3°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 71%, October is the least humid month in Birmingham.

Rainfall

In October, in Birmingham, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout October, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Birmingham, there are 143.1 rainfall days, and 18.58" (472mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Birmingham, snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Birmingham is 11h and 20min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 6:41 am and sunset at 6:31 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 5:56 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Birmingham is 7.5h.

UV index

In Birmingham, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 the 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.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Birmingham?

October is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

What is the average humidity in October in Birmingham?

In October, the average relative humidity is 71%.

How much does it rain in Birmingham in October?

In October, in Birmingham, Alabama, the rain falls for 8.3 days. Throughout October, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Birmingham?

April through October are months without snowfall in Birmingham, Alabama.

Does it snow in Birmingham in October?

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

How many hours of daylight does Birmingham have in October?

In October, the average day length in Birmingham, Alabama, is 11h and 20min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Birmingham?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:41 am and sunset at 6:31 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 5:56 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Birmingham have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Birmingham, Alabama, is 7.5h.

How high is the UV index in October in Birmingham?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Birmingham is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Birmingham, AL

Average temperature in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 74.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 54.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

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Average pressure in October
Birmingham, AL

Average pressure in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.05"Hg

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

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Average wind speed in October
Birmingham, AL

Average wind speed in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Birmingham, AL

Average humidity in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Birmingham, AL

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.97").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.02").

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Average rainfall days in October
Birmingham, AL

Average rainfall days in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Birmingham, AL

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.12").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Birmingham, AL

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

The months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Birmingham, AL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 20min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 58min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Birmingham, AL

Average sunshine days in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (11.1 days).

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Average UV index in October
Birmingham, AL

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

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Birmingham, AL

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

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

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Average visibility in October
Birmingham, AL

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

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

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