South Lake Tahoe
California, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
South Lake Tahoe, CA

Stunning view of the Emerald Bay in South Lake Tahoe, California, with a side view of the mountain slope
Stunning view of the Emerald Bay in South Lake Tahoe, California, with a side view of the mountain slope
Octubre, the same as Septiembre, is another enjoyable autumn month in South Lake Tahoe, California, with average temperature varying between 28°F (-2.2°C) and 62.8°F (17.1°C).

Temperature

In South Lake Tahoe, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 73.6°F (23.1°C) in Septiembre, to a comfortable 62.8°F (17.1°C). In South Lake Tahoe, California, in Octubre, the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

Rainfall

In Octubre, the rain falls for 6.2 days. Throughout Octubre, 1.72" (43.7mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 73.6 rainfall days, and 16.43" (417.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Julio through Octubre are months without snowfall in South Lake Tahoe, California.

Daylight

In Octubre, the average length of the day in South Lake Tahoe is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in South Lake Tahoe is 9h.

UV index

In South Lake Tahoe, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Octubre in South Lake Tahoe?

In Octubre, in South Lake Tahoe, California, the average high-temperature is 62.8°F (17.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C).

How many days does it rain in Octubre in South Lake Tahoe?

In South Lake Tahoe, California, in Octubre, it is raining for 6.2 days, with typically 1.72" (43.7mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in South Lake Tahoe in Octubre?

In South Lake Tahoe, California, in Octubre, it doesn't snow. In Noviembre, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in South Lake Tahoe?

Julio through Octubre are months without snowfall in South Lake Tahoe, California.

How many hours of daylight does South Lake Tahoe have in Octubre?

In South Lake Tahoe, the average length of the day in Octubre is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in Octubre in South Lake Tahoe?

In Octubre, the average sunshine in South Lake Tahoe, California, is 9h.

How high is the UV index in Octubre in South Lake Tahoe?

The average daily maximum UV index in Octubre is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average high temperature in October: 62.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 28.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (41.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.1°F).

Average rainfall in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.8").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and September (0.2").

Average rainfall days in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (1.4 days).

Average snowfall in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (40").
Months with the lowest snowfall are July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

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

Average UV index in October - South Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Average UV index in October: 5

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