October weather forecast and climate
McKinley Park, AK

The landscape of the famed McKinley Park in the Alaska Denali National Park
The landscape of the famed McKinley Park in the Alaska Denali National Park

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in McKinley Park, Alaska, is another subzero cold autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18.3°F (-7.6°C) and an average high of 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

Temperature

In McKinley Park, the average high-temperature in October declines considerably, from a chilly 45°F (7.2°C) in September, to a subzero cold 29.3°F (-1.5°C). In McKinley Park, in October, the average low-temperature is 18.3°F (-7.6°C).

Humidity

In McKinley Park, Alaska, the average relative humidity is 87%.

Rainfall

In McKinley Park, Alaska, in October, during 7.1 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in McKinley Park, Alaska, there are 129.7 rainfall days, and 15.04" (382mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, August through December. October is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 13.5 days and accumulates 7.4" (188mm) of snow.

Daylight

In McKinley Park, the average length of the day is 9.7h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 5.4h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
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 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in McKinley Park?

The average high-temperature, in October, in McKinley Park, Alaska, is 29.3°F (-1.5°C), while the average low-temperature is 18.3°F (-7.6°C).

What is the average humidity in October in McKinley Park?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, the average relative humidity in October is 87%.

How much does it rain in McKinley Park in October?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, in October, during 7.1 rainfall days, 1.1" (28mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in McKinley Park in October?

In October, it is snowing for 13.5 days. Throughout October, 7.4" (188mm) of snow is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in McKinley Park?

October is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 13.5 days and accumulates 7.4" (188mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does McKinley Park have in October?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, the average length of the day in October is 9.7h.

How long on average sun shines in October in McKinley Park?

In McKinley Park, Alaska, the average sunshine in October is 5.4h.

When is the lowest UV index in McKinley Park?

January through March, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in McKinley Park, Alaska.

What is the UV index reading in October in McKinley Park?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average temperature in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 29.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (2.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (43.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8°F).

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Average pressure in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average pressure in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average pressure in October: 29.77"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.93").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.76").

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Average wind speed in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average wind speed in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (5.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is June (4.7mph).

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Average humidity in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average humidity in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average humidity in October: 87%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (67%).

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Average rainfall in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average rainfall in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average rainfall days in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average snowfall in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 7.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (7.4").
Months with the least snowfall are June and July (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average snowfall days in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (18.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 9.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 20.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average sunshine days in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average sunshine days in October: 14.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.9 days).

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Average UV index in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average UV index in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average cloud cover in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average cloud cover in October: 51

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in October
McKinley Park, AK

Average visibility in October - McKinley Park, AK
  • Average visibility in October: 4mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June and July (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and March (3mi).

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