Bakersfield
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Bakersfield, CA

A magnificent view of the scenic natural park of The Park At River Walk, located in Bakersfield, California
A magnificent view of the scenic natural park of The Park At River Walk, located in Bakersfield, California
October, like September, in Bakersfield, California, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 79.3°F (26.3°C) and an average low of 55°F (12.8°C).

Temperature

In Bakersfield, the average high-temperature drops, from a hot 90°F (32.2°C) in September, to a warm 79.3°F (26.3°C). In Bakersfield, the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

Rainfall

In October, in Bakersfield, the rain falls for 1.8 days. Throughout October, 0.3" (7.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Bakersfield, there are 39.2 rainfall days, and 6.4" (163.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Bakersfield, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In Bakersfield, California, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in October in Bakersfield?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Bakersfield, California, is 79.3°F (26.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 55°F (12.8°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Bakersfield?

In Bakersfield, during October, the rain falls for 1.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.3" (7.6mm) of precipitation.

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

In October, the average length of the day in Bakersfield, California, is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Bakersfield?

In October, the average sunshine in Bakersfield is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Bakersfield?

In Bakersfield, California, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average high temperature in October: 79.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (97.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (56.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 55°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (39°F).

Average rainfall in October - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.3"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January, February and March (1.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0").

Average rainfall days in October - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (7.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0.1 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in October - Bakersfield, CA
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).