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

October weather forecast and climate
Haines, AK

Part of the famed Cannery fishing village along the Pacific Ocean in Haines, Alaska, with a forest background and snow-peaked mountain glaciers
Part of the famed Cannery fishing village along the Pacific Ocean in Haines, Alaska, with a forest background and snow-peaked mountain glaciers
October, like September, is another chilly autumn month in Haines, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 47.5°F (8.6°C) and 37.2°F (2.9°C).

Temperature

In Haines, Alaska, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from a moderate 57.2°F (14°C) in September, to a chilly 47.5°F (8.6°C). In October, in Haines, Alaska, the average low-temperature is 37.2°F (2.9°C).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 21 days and typically aggregates up to 8.5" (214.9mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Ocean temperature

In Haines, the average seawater temperature in October is 46°F (7.8°C). Swimming in 46°F (7.8°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Haines, the average length of the day in October is 10.1h.

What is the temperature in October in Haines?

In Haines, Alaska, in October, the average high-temperature is 47.5°F (8.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 37.2°F (2.9°C).

How much does it rain in Haines in October?

In October, in Haines, the rain falls for 21 days. Throughout October, 8.5" (214.9mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Haines?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Haines, Alaska. Rain falls for 21 days and accumulates 8.5" (214.9mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Haines in October?

During October, Haines regularly aggregates up to 2.2" (55.9mm) of snow.

What is the water temperature in October in Haines?

In Haines, the average seawater temperature in October is 46°F (7.8°C). Swimming in 46°F (7.8°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Haines have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Haines is 10.1h.
Average temperature in October - Haines, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 47.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (65.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 37.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (51.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (19.6°F).

Average rainfall in October - Haines, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 8.5"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (8.5").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are May, June and July (1.5").

Average rainfall days in October - Haines, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May and June (9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Haines, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 2.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (30.5").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average sea temperature in October - Haines, AK
  • Average sea temperature in October: 46.1°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (39.6°F).

Average daylight in October - Haines, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 10.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.3h).