October weather forecast and climate
Nuiqsut, AK

Weather in October

October, like September, is another subzero cold autumn month in Nuiqsut, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 26.4°F (-3.1°C) and 20.3°F (-6.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a wintry 40.1°F (4.5°C) in September, to a subzero cold 26.4°F (-3.1°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 20.3°F (-6.5°C).

Humidity

In Nuiqsut, Alaska, the average relative humidity is 87%.

Rainfall

In October, in Nuiqsut, the rain falls for 4.3 days. Throughout October, 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Nuiqsut, there are 56 rainfall days, and 5.75" (146mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through June, August through December. October is the month with the most snowfall in Nuiqsut. Snow falls for 17.3 days and accumulates 3.19" (81mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 3.1h.

UV index

February, March, May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Nuiqsut. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 in October 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Nuiqsut?

In Nuiqsut, in October, the average high-temperature is 26.4°F (-3.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 20.3°F (-6.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Nuiqsut?

In Nuiqsut, the average relative humidity in October is 87%.

How many days does it rain in October in Nuiqsut?

In Nuiqsut, Alaska, in October, it is raining for 4.3 days, with typically 0.55" (14mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How many days does it snow in October in Nuiqsut?

In Nuiqsut, Alaska, in October, during 17.3 snowfall days, 3.19" (81mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Nuiqsut?

October is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 17.3 days and accumulates 3.19" (81mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Nuiqsut have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Nuiqsut have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Nuiqsut, Alaska, is 3.1h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Nuiqsut?

February, March, May, September through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Nuiqsut, Alaska.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Nuiqsut?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average temperature in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 26.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (55.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-7.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 20.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (42.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.8°F).

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Average pressure in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average pressure in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average pressure in October: 29.88"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84").

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Average wind speed in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average wind speed in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (10.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (8.9mph).

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Average humidity in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average humidity in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average humidity in October: 87%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and December (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average rainfall in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.55"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.18").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average rainfall days in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (0.7 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average snowfall in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 3.19"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (3.19").
The month with the least snowfall is July (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average snowfall days in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (17.5 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.2 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Nuiqsut, AK

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

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average sunshine days in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (21.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (11.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average UV index in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 1

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average cloud cover in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average cloud cover in October: 70

Months with the most cloud cover are November and December (Cloud cover 75).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 44).

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Average visibility in October
Nuiqsut, AK

Average visibility in October - Nuiqsut, AK
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, March, November and December (4mi).

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