October weather forecast
La Motte, IA

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in La Motte, Iowa, is a moderate autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 42.1°F (5.6°C) and an average high of 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Temperature

In La Motte, the average high-temperature in October significantly decreases from an agreeable 72.5°F (22.5°C) in September to a mild 58.1°F (14.5°C). The average low-temperature, in La Motte, is 42.1°F (5.6°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 75%, October is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In October, in La Motte, the rain falls for 12.2 days. Throughout October, 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 140.9 rainfall days, and 28.11" (714mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in La Motte, Iowa. October is the first month it typically snows in La Motte. Throughout October, in the average 0.9 snowfall days, it receives 0.31" (8mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 46.4 snowfall days, and 17.64" (448mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In La Motte, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 3min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:34 am and sunset at 5:57 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In La Motte, the average sunshine in October is 5.3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in La Motte is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in October interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in La Motte?

The least humid month in La Motte is October, with an average relative humidity of 75%.

What is the average humidity in October in La Motte?

In October, the average relative humidity in La Motte, Iowa, is 75%.

How much does it rain in La Motte in October?

In La Motte, during October, the rain falls for 12.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.64" (67mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in La Motte?

October is the first month it typically snows in La Motte. Throughout October, in the average 0.9 snowfall days, it receives 0.31" (8mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in La Motte?

In La Motte, the average day length in October is 11h and 3min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in La Motte?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 6:59 am and sunset at 6:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:34 am and sunset at 5:57 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does La Motte have in October?

In La Motte, Iowa, the average sunshine duration in October is 5.3h.

How high is the UV index in October in La Motte?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in La Motte is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
La Motte, IA

Average temperature in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average high temperature in October: 58.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 42.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.4°F).

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Average pressure in October
La Motte, IA

Average pressure in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average pressure in October: 30"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
La Motte, IA

Average wind speed in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.4mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
La Motte, IA

Average humidity in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (75%).

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Average rainfall in October
La Motte, IA

Average rainfall in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.64"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.9").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (1.18").

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Average rainfall days in October
La Motte, IA

Average rainfall days in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4.6 days).

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Average snowfall in October
La Motte, IA

Average snowfall in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.08").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
La Motte, IA

Average snowfall days in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
La Motte, IA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 3min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 13min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 9min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 18min

The months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 9h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in October
La Motte, IA

Average sunshine days in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 16.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (17.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
La Motte, IA

Average UV index in October - La Motte, 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 and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
La Motte, IA

Average cloud cover in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
La Motte, IA

Average visibility in October - La Motte, IA
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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