October weather forecast
Elk River, ID

Weather in October

October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Elk River, Idaho, with an average temperature ranging between min 37.6°F (3.1°C) and max 56.7°F (13.7°C).

Temperature

In Elk River, the average high-temperature in October plummets from a pleasant 72.9°F (22.7°C) in September to a mild 56.7°F (13.7°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 37.6°F (3.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 69%.

Rainfall

In Elk River, during 12.5 rainfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Elk River, during the entire year, the rain falls for 147.4 days and collects up to 14.72" (374mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Elk River, there are 31.8 snowfall days, and 12.2" (310mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Elk River, the average length of the day in October is 10h and 52min.
On the first day of October in Elk River, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 6:24 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:30 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In Elk River, the average sunshine in October is 6.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Elk River is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Elk River?

In Elk River, the average relative humidity in October is 69%.

How many days does it rain in October in Elk River?

In Elk River, in October, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 1.5" (38mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Elk River?

October is the first month it typically snows in Elk River. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Elk River?

The average day length in October in Elk River is 10h and 52min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Elk River?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:43 am and sunset at 6:24 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:30 pm PDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Elk River have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Elk River, Idaho, is 6.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Elk River?

In Elk River, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Elk River, ID

Average temperature in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (83.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (33.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 37.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (21.9°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in October
Elk River, ID

Average pressure in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.2"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.93"Hg).

[Resources]

Average wind speed in October
Elk River, ID

Average wind speed in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average wind speed in October: 3.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (4.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (3.6mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in October
Elk River, ID

Average humidity in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average humidity in October: 69%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (48%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in October
Elk River, ID

Average rainfall in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.5"

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

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in October
Elk River, ID

Average rainfall days in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (17.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.9 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in October
Elk River, ID

Average snowfall in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.74").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in October
Elk River, ID

Average snowfall days in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (9.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Elk River, ID

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average daylight in October: 10h and 52min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 48min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 37min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12h).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.1).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in October
Elk River, ID

Average sunshine days in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average sunshine days in October: 16.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (23.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.1 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in October
Elk River, ID

Average UV index in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in October
Elk River, ID

Average cloud cover in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 60).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 13).

[Resources]

Average visibility in October
Elk River, ID

Average visibility in October - Elk River, ID
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (4mi).

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location