Bethel
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Bethel, AK

October, the same as September, is another cold autumn month in Bethel, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min 24.6°F (-4.1°C) and max 35.2°F (1.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature plummets, from a cool 51.6°F (10.9°C) in September, to a cold 35.2°F (1.8°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

Rainfall

In Bethel, it is raining for 12.7 days, with typically 1.4" (36.3mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Bethel, during the entire year, the rain falls for 142.3 days and collects up to 16.2" (410.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

In Bethel, Alaska, the average length of the day is 10h.

Sunshine

In Bethel, the average sunshine in October is 4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bethel is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Bethel?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Bethel, Alaska, is 35.2°F (1.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 24.6°F (-4.1°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Bethel?

In October, the rain falls for 12.7 days. Throughout October, 1.4" (36.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How much does it snow in Bethel in October?

In Bethel, in October, snow falls for 5.9 days, with typically accumulated 3.8" (96.5mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Bethel have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Bethel, Alaska, is 10h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bethel have in October?

In Bethel, Alaska, the average sunshine in October is 4h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Bethel?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Bethel, Alaska, is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 35.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (63.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 24.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.7°F).

Average rainfall in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.5").

Average rainfall days in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 3.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (9.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 5.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (9.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 10h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in October - Bethel, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).