October weather forecast and climate
Death Valley National Park, CA

Amargosa Range
Amargosa Range's Zabriskie point located in the Death Valley National Park in California

Weather in October

October, like September, is another hot autumn month in Death Valley National Park, California, with temperature in the range of an average high of 92.8°F (33.8°C) and an average low of 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Temperature

In Death Valley National Park, the average high-temperature in October drops, from a blistering 106.5°F (41.4°C) in September, to a hot 92.8°F (33.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Death Valley National Park, California, is 61.5°F (16.4°C).

Rainfall

In Death Valley National Park, California, during October, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.07" (1.8mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Death Valley National Park, California, there are 20 rainfall days, and 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Death Valley National Park is 10h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Death Valley National Park is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Death Valley National Park?

In Death Valley National Park, California, in October, the average high-temperature is 92.8°F (33.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.5°F (16.4°C).

How much does it rain in Death Valley National Park in October?

In Death Valley National Park, California, during October, the rain falls for 1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.07" (1.8mm) of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Death Valley National Park?

In Death Valley National Park, the average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Death Valley National Park have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 10h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Death Valley National Park?

In Death Valley National Park, California, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Death Valley National Park, CA

Average temperature in October - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average high temperature in October: 92.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (116.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (65.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 61.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (88°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (38.3°F).

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Average rainfall in October
Death Valley National Park, CA

Average rainfall in October - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (0.5").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (0").

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Average rainfall days in October
Death Valley National Park, CA

Average rainfall days in October - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February, March and December (3 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June and July (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Death Valley National Park, CA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Death Valley National Park, CA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 13h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index in October
Death Valley National Park, CA

Average UV index in October - Death Valley National Park, 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).

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