October weather forecast and climate
Salida, CO

Weather in October

October, like September, in Salida, Colorado, is another fresh autumn month, with average temperature varying between 29.3°F (-1.5°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a pleasant 68°F (20°C) in September, to a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C). In Salida, the average low-temperature is 29.3°F (-1.5°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 52%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 3.7 days. Throughout October, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Salida, there are 66.3 rainfall days, and 6.38" (162mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall. In October, in Salida, it is snowing for 2.7 days. Throughout October, 2.76" (70mm) of snow is accumulated. In Salida, during the entire year, snow falls for 41.4 days, and aggregates up to 19.88" (505mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Salida is 7.3h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Salida. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Salida?

The average relative humidity in October is 52%.

How much does it rain in Salida in October?

In Salida, Colorado, in October, during 3.7 rainfall days, 0.43" (11mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in October in Salida?

In Salida, Colorado, during October, snow falls for 2.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.76" (70mm) of snow.

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

In October, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Salida?

In Salida, Colorado, the average sunshine in October is 7.3h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Salida?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index in Salida.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Salida?

In Salida, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Salida, CO

Average temperature in October - Salida, CO
  • Average high temperature in October: 54.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 29.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (46.8°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (10.6°F).

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Average pressure in October
Salida, CO

Average pressure in October - Salida, CO
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.18").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is April (29.93").

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Average wind speed in October
Salida, CO

Average wind speed in October - Salida, CO
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Salida, CO

Average humidity in October - Salida, CO
  • Average humidity in October: 52%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (41%).

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Average rainfall in October
Salida, CO

Average rainfall in October - Salida, CO
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.34").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and November (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in October
Salida, CO

Average rainfall days in October - Salida, CO
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (13 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Salida, CO

Average snowfall in October - Salida, CO
  • Average snowfall in October: 2.76"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.46").
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Salida, CO

Average snowfall days in October - Salida, CO
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (7.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Salida, CO

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Salida, CO
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 6.7).

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Average sunshine days in October
Salida, CO

Average sunshine days in October - Salida, CO
  • Average sunshine days in October: 24.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (16.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Salida, CO

Average UV index in October - Salida, CO
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Salida, CO

Average cloud cover in October - Salida, CO
  • Average cloud cover in October: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 31).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in October
Salida, CO

Average visibility in October - Salida, CO
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January and February (5mi).

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