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

October weather forecast and climate
Florence, AL

The iconic Oneal Bridge crossing over the Tennessee River from the city of Florence to Sheffield City, in Alabama
The iconic Oneal Bridge crossing over the Tennessee River from the city of Florence to Sheffield City, in Alabama
October, like September, in Florence, Alabama, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature varying between 48.2°F (9°C) and 73.4°F (23°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 82.4°F (28°C) in September, to a still warm 73.4°F (23°C). In Florence, in October, the average low-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C).

Rainfall

October is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 6 days and accumulates 3.1" (78mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

In Florence, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Florence, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 Florence?

In October, the average high-temperature is 73.4°F (23°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C).

How much does it rain in Florence in October?

In October, in Florence, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout October, 3.1" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Florence?

The month with the least rainfall is October when the rain falls for 6 days and typically collects 3.1" (78mm) of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Florence have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Florence?

In Florence, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Florence?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Florence is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Florence, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 73°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 48°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28°F).

Average rainfall in October - Florence, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (6.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Florence, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (6 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with most sunshine are May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

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

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