October weather forecast and climate
Scammon Bay, AK

Weather in October

October, like September, in Scammon Bay, Alaska, is a wintry autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 36.7°F (2.6°C) and an average high of 40.8°F (4.9°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a chilly 49.3°F (9.6°C) in September, to a wintry 40.8°F (4.9°C). In Scammon Bay, in October, the average low-temperature is 36.7°F (2.6°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 79%, October is the least humid month.

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 17.3 days and accumulates 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Scammon Bay, Alaska, are January through June, September through December. In Scammon Bay, Alaska, during 6.8 snowfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 92.1 snowfall days, and 25.24" (641mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Scammon Bay, Alaska, is 9.9h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Scammon Bay, Alaska, is 3.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Scammon Bay is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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 Scammon Bay?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Scammon Bay, is 40.8°F (4.9°C), while the average low-temperature is 36.7°F (2.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Scammon Bay?

October is the least humid month in Scammon Bay, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the average humidity in October in Scammon Bay?

In October, the average relative humidity in Scammon Bay, Alaska, is 79%.

How much does it rain in Scammon Bay in October?

In October, in Scammon Bay, the rain falls for 17.3 days. Throughout October, 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Scammon Bay?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Scammon Bay. Rain falls for 17.3 days and accumulates 2.72" (69mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in October in Scammon Bay?

In October, in Scammon Bay, it is snowing for 6.8 days. Throughout October, 1.22" (31mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Scammon Bay have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Scammon Bay, Alaska, is 9.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Scammon Bay have in October?

In Scammon Bay, Alaska, the average sunshine in October is 3.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Scammon Bay?

In Scammon Bay, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average temperature in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 40.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (53.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 36.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average pressure in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average pressure in October: 29.65"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are May and July (29.91").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (29.64").

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Average wind speed in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average wind speed in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average wind speed in October: 17.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (11.1mph).

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Average humidity in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average humidity in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average humidity in October: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (79%).

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Average rainfall in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average rainfall in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.72"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is June (0.87").

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Average rainfall days in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average rainfall days in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 17.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average snowfall in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.22"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.33").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average snowfall days in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (14.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 9.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.7h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.1h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average sunshine days in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average sunshine days in October: 6.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (15.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (6.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average UV index in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 3).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, March, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average cloud cover in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average cloud cover in October: 69

Months with the most cloud cover are September and December (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 57).

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Average visibility in October
Scammon Bay, AK

Average visibility in October - Scammon Bay, AK
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (5mi).

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