October weather forecast and climate
Cottonwood, AL

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Cottonwood, Alabama, with temperature in the range of an average low of 60.1°F (15.6°C) and an average high of 79.2°F (26.2°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a hot 86.9°F (30.5°C) in September, to a warm 79.2°F (26.2°C). In Cottonwood, in October, the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Humidity

May and October, with an average relative humidity of 70%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Cottonwood, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Cottonwood, during the entire year, the rain falls for 156.9 days and collects up to 27.52" (699mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through December are months without snowfall in Cottonwood.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Cottonwood is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Cottonwood is 8.3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
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 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.

What is the temperature in October in Cottonwood?

In October, in Cottonwood, Alabama, the average high-temperature is 79.2°F (26.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

What are the least humid months in Cottonwood?

May and October, with an average relative humidity of 70%, are the least humid months in Cottonwood.

What is the average humidity in October in Cottonwood?

In Cottonwood, the average relative humidity in October is 70%.

How much does it rain in Cottonwood in October?

In Cottonwood, in October, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 1.81" (46mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Cottonwood?

February through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Cottonwood have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Cottonwood?

In Cottonwood, the average sunshine in October is 8.3h.

How high is the UV index in October in Cottonwood?

In Cottonwood, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 79.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (74.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

Average pressure in October - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

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 - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.2mph).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and December (76%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May and October (70%).

Average rainfall in October - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.17").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.26").

Average rainfall days in October - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (21.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.2 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.08").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Cottonwood, 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 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 - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.9 days).

Average UV index in October - Cottonwood, 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 - Cottonwood, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 27

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 27).

Average visibility in October - Cottonwood, 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).