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

October weather forecast and climate
Wrangell, AK

A stunning view of Wrangell within St Elias National Park in Alaska, featuring a landscape of water, fields and distant snowy mountains
A stunning view of Wrangell within St Elias National Park in Alaska, featuring a landscape of water, fields and distant snowy mountains
October, like September, is another chilly autumn month in Wrangell, Alaska, with average temperature fluctuating between 49.5°F (9.7°C) and 39.2°F (4°C).

Temperature

In Wrangell, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a mild 57.7°F (14.3°C) in September, to a chilly 49.5°F (9.7°C). In Wrangell, the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Wrangell is October when the rain falls for 25 days and typically aggregates up to 13.3" (338.3mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Wrangell are January through April, October through December.

Ocean temperature

In Wrangell, the average seawater temperature in October is 48.9°F (9.4°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Wrangell is 10.3h.

What is the temperature in October in Wrangell?

In Wrangell, in October, the average high-temperature is 49.5°F (9.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

How much does it rain in Wrangell in October?

In Wrangell, in October, during 25 rainfall days, 13.3" (338.3mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Wrangell?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Wrangell. Rain falls for 25 days and accumulates 13.3" (338.3mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Wrangell?

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

What is the water temperature in October in Wrangell?

In Wrangell, Alaska, the average seawater temperature in October is 48.9°F (9.4°C). Swimming in 48.9°F (9.4°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Wrangell have in October?

In Wrangell, Alaska, the average length of the day in October is 10.3h.
Average temperature in October - Wrangell, AK
  • Average high temperature in October: 49.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (64°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (49.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (24.7°F).

Average rainfall in October - Wrangell, AK
  • Average rainfall in October: 13.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (13.3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (3.9").

Average rainfall days in October - Wrangell, AK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 25 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, June, July and August (17 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (18.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average sea temperature in October - Wrangell, AK
  • Average sea temperature in October: 49°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (54.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (41.5°F).

Average daylight in October - Wrangell, AK
  • Average daylight in October: 10.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7h).