October weather forecast and climate
Columbia, AL

October, like September, in Columbia, Alabama, is a moderately hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 59.4°F (15.2°C) and an average high of 78.1°F (25.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a hot 86.7°F (30.4°C) in September, to a warm 78.1°F (25.6°C). In Columbia, Alabama, the average low-temperature is 59.4°F (15.2°C).

Humidity

May and October, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Columbia, during October, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Columbia, there are 164 rainfall days, and 31.81" (808mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Columbia snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

In Columbia, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

UV index

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

In Columbia, in October, the average high-temperature is 78.1°F (25.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 59.4°F (15.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Columbia?

May and October, with an average relative humidity of 69%, are the least humid months in Columbia.

What is the average humidity in October in Columbia?

In Columbia, Alabama, the average relative humidity in October is 69%.

How much does it rain in Columbia in October?

In Columbia, Alabama, in October, during 8.5 rainfall days, 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

In Columbia, Alabama, snow does not fall in March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Columbia have in October?

In Columbia, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 7.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Columbia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Columbia is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 78.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (57.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 59.4°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (73.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.5°F).

Average pressure in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.98").

Average wind speed in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.4mph).

Average humidity in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (69%).

Average rainfall in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.5").

Average rainfall days in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.5 days).

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

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

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average sunshine days in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (7 days).

Average UV index in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in October - Columbia, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 27

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 42).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in October - Columbia, 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).