October weather forecast and climate
Higganum, CT

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Higganum, Connecticut, with average temperature ranging between max 61.7°F (16.5°C) and min 48°F (8.9°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 73.4°F (23°C) in September, to an enjoyable 61.7°F (16.5°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 48°F (8.9°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In Higganum, during 9.2 rainfall days, 1.06" (27mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Higganum, during the entire year, the rain falls for 109.9 days and collects up to 11.14" (283mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

June through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Higganum is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In Higganum, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Higganum is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Higganum?

In October, the average relative humidity in Higganum is 77%.

How much does it rain in Higganum in October?

In Higganum, Connecticut, in October, it is raining for 9.2 days, with typically 1.06" (27mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Higganum?

In Higganum, Connecticut, snow does not fall in June through October.

Does it snow in Higganum in October?

In Higganum, Connecticut, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

How many hours of daylight does Higganum have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Higganum have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Higganum, Connecticut, is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Higganum?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Higganum is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Higganum, CT

Average temperature in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average high temperature in October: 61.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (82.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (34.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 48°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.8°F).

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Average pressure in October
Higganum, CT

Average pressure in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in October
Higganum, CT

Average wind speed in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.5mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and March (8.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5.7mph).

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Average humidity in October
Higganum, CT

Average humidity in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (72%).

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Average rainfall in October
Higganum, CT

Average rainfall in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.06"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1.18").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in October
Higganum, CT

Average rainfall days in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Higganum, CT

Average snowfall in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (1.14").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Higganum, CT

Average snowfall days in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Higganum, CT

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Higganum, CT

Average sunshine days in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (16.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Higganum, CT

Average UV index in October - Higganum, CT
  • 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, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Higganum, CT

Average cloud cover in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average cloud cover in October: 44

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in October
Higganum, CT

Average visibility in October - Higganum, CT
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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