October weather forecast and climate
Cottondale, AL

October, like September, in Cottondale, Alabama, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 75.4°F (24.1°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a hot 86.4°F (30.2°C) in September, to a moderately hot 75.4°F (24.1°C). In Cottondale, Alabama, in October, the average low-temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

October is the month with the least rainfall in Cottondale, Alabama. Rain falls for 10.4 days and accumulates 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Cottondale.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Cottondale, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

UV index

In Cottondale, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Cottondale?

In Cottondale, Alabama, in October, the average high-temperature is 75.4°F (24.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 55.6°F (13.1°C).

What is the least humid month in Cottondale?

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

What is the average humidity in October in Cottondale?

The average relative humidity in October in Cottondale is 70%.

How many days does it rain in October in Cottondale?

In Cottondale, in October, it is raining for 10.4 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the driest month in Cottondale?

The month with the least rainfall in Cottondale is October when the rain falls for 10.4 days and typically collects 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Cottondale in October?

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

When it does not snow in Cottondale?

In Cottondale snow does not fall in April through October.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Cottondale have in October?

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

What is the UV index intensity in October in Cottondale?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Cottondale is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Cottondale, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 75.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 55.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (36.5°F).

Average pressure in October - Cottondale, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.04"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.6mph).

Average humidity in October - Cottondale, 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 - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.29").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (2.24").

Average rainfall days in October - Cottondale, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Cottondale, 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 - Cottondale, 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 April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Cottondale, 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

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in October - Cottondale, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

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

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

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 28).

Average visibility in October - Cottondale, 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).