October weather forecast and climate
Cape Nome, AK

Weather in October

October, like September, in Cape Nome, Alaska, is a wintry autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 33.3°F (0.7°C) and max 36.9°F (2.7°C).

Temperature

In Cape Nome, the average high-temperature drops, from a frosty 47.3°F (8.5°C) in September, to a wintry 36.9°F (2.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Cape Nome, Alaska, is 33.3°F (0.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Cape Nome, Alaska, in October, during 9.1 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 81.6 rainfall days, and 16.77" (426mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Cape Nome. In Cape Nome, Alaska, during 4.5 snowfall days, 1.46" (37mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cape Nome, there are 65.1 snowfall days, and 25" (635mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 9.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Cape Nome, Alaska, is 4.6h.

UV index

January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 in October interpret into the following advice:
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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Cape Nome?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Cape Nome, is 36.9°F (2.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 33.3°F (0.7°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Cape Nome?

In October, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Cape Nome?

In October, in Cape Nome, Alaska, the rain falls for 9.1 days. Throughout October, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in October in Cape Nome?

In Cape Nome, Alaska, in October, snow falls for 4.5 days, with typically accumulated 1.46" (37mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Cape Nome?

In Cape Nome, the average length of the day in October is 9.6h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Cape Nome?

In Cape Nome, the average sunshine in October is 4.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Cape Nome?

January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Cape Nome, Alaska.

How high is the UV index in October in Cape Nome?

In Cape Nome, Alaska, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average temperature in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 36.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (54.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (10.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 33.3°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average pressure in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average pressure in October: 29.7"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (29.94").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (29.7").

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Average wind speed in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average wind speed in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average wind speed in October: 12.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average humidity in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (76%).

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Average rainfall in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average rainfall in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.97"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.2").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average rainfall days in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.3 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average snowfall in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.46"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (5.08").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average snowfall days in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 4.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (11.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 9.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.6h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 0.6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average sunshine days in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (20.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (13.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average UV index in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 1

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average cloud cover in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average cloud cover in October: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 47).

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Average visibility in October
Cape Nome, AK

Average visibility in October - Cape Nome, AK
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (5mi).

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