October weather forecast and climate
Wasilla, AK

The famed Chugach Mountain Ranges in Wasilla, Alaska
The famed Chugach Mountain Ranges in Wasilla, Alaska

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a wintry autumn month in Wasilla, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 30.9°F (-0.6°C) and 40.1°F (4.5°C).

Temperature

In Wasilla, the average high-temperature drops, from a fresh 52°F (11.1°C) in September, to a wintry 40.1°F (4.5°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Wasilla is 75%.

Rainfall

In Wasilla, Alaska, it is raining for 9.5 days, with typically 0.79" (20mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Wasilla, Alaska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 124.6 days and collects up to 7.36" (187mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 1.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.51" (13mm) of snow. In Wasilla, during the entire year, snow falls for 50.5 days, and aggregates up to 12.52" (318mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Wasilla is 9.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 6.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Wasilla, Alaska, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Wasilla?

In Wasilla, in October, the average high-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 30.9°F (-0.6°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Wasilla?

In Wasilla, Alaska, the average relative humidity in October is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Wasilla?

In Wasilla, Alaska, in October, during 9.5 rainfall days, 0.79" (20mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Wasilla?

October is the first month it typically snows in Wasilla, Alaska. Throughout October, in the average 1.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.51" (13mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Wasilla have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Wasilla?

In October, the average sunshine in Wasilla, Alaska, is 6.5h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Wasilla?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Wasilla is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Wasilla, AK

Average temperature in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 40.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (63.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 30.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (47.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.6°F).

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Average pressure in October
Wasilla, AK

Average pressure in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average pressure in October: 29.72"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (29.96").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is December (29.69").

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Average wind speed in October
Wasilla, AK

Average wind speed in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, November and December (4.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Wasilla, AK

Average humidity in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (65%).

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Average rainfall in October
Wasilla, AK

Average rainfall in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.79"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (0.94").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days in October
Wasilla, AK

Average rainfall days in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Wasilla, AK

Average snowfall in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.51"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.64").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Wasilla, AK

Average snowfall days in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Wasilla, AK

Average sunshine days in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (19.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Wasilla, AK

Average UV index in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Wasilla, AK

Average cloud cover in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average cloud cover in October: 39

Months with the most cloud cover are April and August (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are January and May (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in October
Wasilla, AK

Average visibility in October - Wasilla, AK
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is March (4mi).

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