October weather forecast
Fort Atkinson, IA

Weather in October

October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Fort Atkinson, Iowa, with an average temperature ranging between min 41.2°F (5.1°C) and max 56.3°F (13.5°C).

Temperature

In Fort Atkinson, the average high-temperature in October significantly decreases from an agreeable 70.7°F (21.5°C) in September to a moderate 56.3°F (13.5°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 41.2°F (5.1°C).

Humidity

The least humid month in Fort Atkinson is October, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout October, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Fort Atkinson, during the entire year, the rain falls for 149 days and collects up to 30.59" (777mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Fort Atkinson. Throughout October, in the average 1.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Fort Atkinson, there are 60.9 snowfall days, and 24.37" (619mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11h and 1min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 6:49 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 6:01 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In Fort Atkinson, the average sunshine in October is 5.2h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Fort Atkinson is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Fort Atkinson?

With an average relative humidity of 76%, October is the least humid month in Fort Atkinson, Iowa.

What is the average humidity in October in Fort Atkinson?

The average relative humidity in October is 76%.

How many days does it rain in October in Fort Atkinson?

In October, in Fort Atkinson, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout October, 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Fort Atkinson?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 1.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Fort Atkinson?

The average day length in October is 11h and 1min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Fort Atkinson?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 6:49 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 6:01 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Fort Atkinson?

In Fort Atkinson, Iowa, the average sunshine duration in October is 5.2h.

How high is the UV index in October in Fort Atkinson?

In Fort Atkinson, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average temperature in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average pressure in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and February (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average wind speed in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7mph).

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Average humidity in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average humidity in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (76%).

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Average rainfall in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average rainfall in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (5.04").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.1").

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Average rainfall days in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average rainfall days in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.7 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are May and June (20.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.4 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average snowfall in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.43"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.98").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average snowfall days in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 1min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 19min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 3min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average sunshine days in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (16.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (7.1 days).

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Average UV index in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average UV index in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average cloud cover in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in October
Fort Atkinson, IA

Average visibility in October - Fort Atkinson, IA
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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