October weather forecast and climate
Kansas City, KS

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Kansas City, Kansas, with average temperature fluctuating between 65.3°F (18.5°C) and 48.2°F (9°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C) in September, to an enjoyable 65.3°F (18.5°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month in Kansas City, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

In Kansas City, Kansas, during 9.3 rainfall days, 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kansas City, there are 129.2 rainfall days, and 20.75" (527mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Kansas City. October is the first month it typically snows in Kansas City. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.28" (7mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Kansas City, Kansas, there are 16.5 snowfall days, and 4.69" (119mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Kansas City, Kansas, is 6.1h.

UV index

In Kansas City, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the 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. 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 temperature in October in Kansas City?

In October, the average high-temperature is 65.3°F (18.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.2°F (9°C).

What is the least humid month in Kansas City?

October is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

What is the average humidity in October in Kansas City?

The average relative humidity in October in Kansas City, Kansas, is 69%.

How many days does it rain in October in Kansas City?

In October, in Kansas City, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout October, 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Kansas City?

October is the first month it typically snows in Kansas City, Kansas. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.28" (7mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Kansas City have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kansas City have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Kansas City, Kansas, is 6.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kansas City?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Kansas City, KS

Average temperature in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 48.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

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Average pressure in October
Kansas City, KS

Average pressure in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.89").

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Average wind speed in October
Kansas City, KS

Average wind speed in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.6mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are February, March and April (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.3mph).

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Average humidity in October
Kansas City, KS

Average humidity in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and June (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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Average rainfall in October
Kansas City, KS

Average rainfall in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.69"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.07").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.59").

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Average rainfall days in October
Kansas City, KS

Average rainfall days in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Kansas City, KS

Average snowfall in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.28"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.81").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Kansas City, KS

Average snowfall days in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (4.8 days).
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
Kansas City, KS

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Kansas City, KS

Average sunshine days in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Kansas City, KS

Average UV index in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, 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
Kansas City, KS

Average cloud cover in October - Kansas City, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 31

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in October
Kansas City, KS

Average visibility in October - Kansas City, KS
  • 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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