Palm Springs
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Palm Springs, CA

Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
Palm trees at the base of the outstanding San Jacinto Mountains in Palm Springs, California
October, like September, is another tropical autumn month in Palm Springs, California, with average temperature ranging between max 91.2°F (32.9°C) and min 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a sweltering 101.8°F (38.8°C) in September, to a tropical 91.2°F (32.9°C). The average low-temperature, in Palm Springs, California, is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

Rainfall

In Palm Springs, during October, the rain falls for 0.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.2" (6.1mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 14.4 rainfall days, and 5" (126.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In Palm Springs, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 Palm Springs?

In October, in Palm Springs, California, the average high-temperature is 91.2°F (32.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 62.2°F (16.8°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, in October, during 0.7 rainfall days, 0.2" (6.1mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Palm Springs?

In Palm Springs, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Palm Springs?

The average sunshine in October in Palm Springs is 9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Palm Springs?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Palm Springs is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average high temperature in October: 91.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (108.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (69.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 62.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (77.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (44.1°F).

Average rainfall in October - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (1.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are May and June (0").

Average rainfall days in October - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (3.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in October - Palm Springs, CA
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).