Birmingham
Alabama, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Birmingham, AL

The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama
The colorful evening sky in Birmingham City, Alabama
October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Birmingham, Alabama, with average temperature ranging between min 52.9°F (11.6°C) and max 75.4°F (24.1°C).

Temperature

In Birmingham, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 85.1°F (29.5°C) in September, to a still moderately hot 75.4°F (24.1°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 52.9°F (11.6°C).

Humidity

In Birmingham, Alabama, the average relative humidity is 71.6%.

Rainfall

October is the month with the least rainfall in Birmingham. Rain falls for 7.6 days and accumulates 3.4" (87.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Birmingham, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 1.6" (40.5mm).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Birmingham is 7.5h.

UV index

In Birmingham, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in October in Birmingham?

In October, in Birmingham, the average high-temperature is 75.4°F (24.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.9°F (11.6°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Birmingham?

The average relative humidity in October in Birmingham is 71.6%.

How much does it rain in Birmingham in October?

In Birmingham, in October, during 7.6 rainfall days, 3.4" (87.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Birmingham?

October is the month with the least rainfall in Birmingham. Rain falls for 7.6 days and accumulates 3.4" (87.4mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Birmingham?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Birmingham have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 7.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Birmingham?

In Birmingham, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 75.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 52.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.8°F).

Average humidity in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 71.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (74.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (64.2%).

Average rainfall in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (5.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.4").

Average rainfall days in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (11.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (7.4 days).

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

Months with the highest snowfall are January and March (0.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.5h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.8h).

Average UV index in October - Birmingham, AL
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).