October weather forecast and climate
Wheat Ridge, CO

Weather in October

October, like September, in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, is another comfortable autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 38.3°F (3.5°C) and max 61.3°F (16.3°C).

Temperature

In Wheat Ridge, Colorado, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a moderately hot 76.6°F (24.8°C) in September, to an enjoyable 61.3°F (16.3°C). In Wheat Ridge, the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 47%.

Rainfall

In Wheat Ridge, during October, the rain falls for 5.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.79" (20mm) of precipitation. In Wheat Ridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 95 days and collects up to 10.08" (256mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Wheat Ridge. Throughout October, in the average 2.5 snowfall days, it receives 4.06" (103mm) of snow. In Wheat Ridge, during the entire year, snow falls for 40.9 days, and aggregates up to 32.17" (817mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In Wheat Ridge, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Wheat Ridge is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Wheat Ridge?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Wheat Ridge, is 61.3°F (16.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Wheat Ridge?

The average relative humidity in October in Wheat Ridge is 47%.

How much does it rain in Wheat Ridge in October?

In Wheat Ridge, in October, it is raining for 5.1 days, with typically 0.79" (20mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Wheat Ridge?

October is the first month it typically snows in Wheat Ridge. Throughout October, in the average 2.5 snowfall days, it receives 4.06" (103mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Wheat Ridge have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Wheat Ridge?

In October, the average sunshine is 7.4h.

How high is the UV index in October in Wheat Ridge?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. 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
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average temperature in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average high temperature in October: 61.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (39.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 38.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and December (20.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average pressure in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average pressure in October: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are April and June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average wind speed in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.8mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average humidity in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average humidity in October: 47%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (66%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and August (41%).

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Average rainfall in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average rainfall in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.79"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.69").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.35").

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Average rainfall days in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average rainfall days in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average rainfall days in October: 5.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average snowfall in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average snowfall in October: 4.06"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.83").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average snowfall days in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.4h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average sunshine days in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average UV index in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average cloud cover in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average cloud cover in October: 17

The month with the most cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in October
Wheat Ridge, CO

Average visibility in October - Wheat Ridge, CO
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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