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

October weather forecast and climate
Deadhorse, AK

October, the same as September, in Deadhorse, Alaska, is another subzero cold autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19°F (-7.2°C) and 12.6°F (-10.8°C).

Temperature

In Deadhorse, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from a wintry 37.9°F (3.3°C) in September, to a freezing cold 19°F (-7.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Deadhorse, is 12.6°F (-10.8°C).

Rainfall

In Deadhorse, during 10 rainfall days, 0.4" (10.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Deadhorse, during the entire year, the rain falls for 80 days and collects up to 4" (102.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Deadhorse are January through June, August through December. The month with the most snowfall is October when 8.1" (206.2mm) of snow is typically aggregated.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature is 32°F (0°C).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 8.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 0 transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, in October, the average high-temperature is 19°F (-7.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 12.6°F (-10.8°C).

How much does it rain in Deadhorse in October?

In Deadhorse, Alaska, during October, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.4" (10.2mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Deadhorse in October?

During October, Deadhorse regularly aggregates up to 8.1" (206.2mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Deadhorse?

The month with the most snowfall in Deadhorse is October when 8.1" (206.2mm) of snow is typically aggregated.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, in October, the average water temperature is 32°F (0°C). For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

How many hours of daylight does Deadhorse have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Deadhorse is 8.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Deadhorse have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Deadhorse, Alaska, is 2h.

When is the lowest UV index in Deadhorse?

January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 0, are months with the lowest UV index in Deadhorse.

What is the UV index reading in October in Deadhorse?

In Deadhorse, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 0. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 19°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (54°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-13°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 12.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (38.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-23.6°F).

Average rainfall in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are February, March, April, May and November (0.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April and May (4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 8.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (8.1").
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (0").

Average sea temperature in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average sea temperature in October: 32°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (36°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (28°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 8.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 2h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in October - Deadhorse, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 0).