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

October weather forecast and climate
Metlakatla, AK

October, the same as September, is another fresh autumn month in Metlakatla, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 51.6°F (10.9°C) and 41.9°F (5.5°C).

Temperature

In Metlakatla, Alaska, the average high-temperature in October slightly decreases, from a mild 59.4°F (15.2°C) in September, to a cool 51.6°F (10.9°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Metlakatla is October when the rain falls for 23.6 days and typically aggregates up to 13.9" (353.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Metlakatla.

Ocean temperature

In October, the average ocean temperature in Metlakatla is 50.5°F (10.3°C).
Note: Swimming in 50.5°F (10.3°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

The average length of the day in October is 10.4h.

What is the temperature in October in Metlakatla?

In October, in Metlakatla, Alaska, the average high-temperature is 51.6°F (10.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

How much does it rain in Metlakatla in October?

In Metlakatla, in October, during 23.6 rainfall days, 13.9" (353.6mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Metlakatla?

The month with the most rainfall in Metlakatla, Alaska, is October when the rain falls for 23.6 days and typically aggregates up to 13.9" (353.6mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Metlakatla?

October is the first month it typically snows in Metlakatla. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Metlakatla?

In Metlakatla, the average seawater temperature in October is 50.5°F (10.3°C). Swimming in 50.5°F (10.3°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.

What is the average length of the day in October in Metlakatla?

In October, the average length of the day in Metlakatla, Alaska, is 10.4h.
Average temperature in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 51.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (64.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (32.4°F).

Average rainfall in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 13.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (13.9").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (4.6").

Average rainfall days in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 23.6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (23.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (14.9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average sea temperature in October: 50.5°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (55.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (42.5°F).

Average daylight in October - Metlakatla, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.3h).