October weather forecast and climate
Plains, KS

October, like September, is another pleasant autumn month in Plains, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 69.3°F (20.7°C) and an average low of 49.6°F (9.8°C).

Temperature

In Plains, the average high-temperature plummets, from a moderately hot 84.2°F (29°C) in September, to a pleasant 69.3°F (20.7°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 49.6°F (9.8°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Plains is 53%.

Rainfall

In Plains, in October, it is raining for 7.5 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Plains, during the entire year, the rain falls for 93.1 days and collects up to 15.16" (385mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Plains snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Plains, Kansas, is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Plains is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Plains is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Plains?

In Plains, Kansas, in October, the average high-temperature is 69.3°F (20.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 49.6°F (9.8°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Plains?

In Plains, Kansas, the average relative humidity in October is 53%.

How much does it rain in Plains in October?

In Plains, Kansas, in October, it is raining for 7.5 days, with typically 1.34" (34mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Plains in October?

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

When it does not snow in Plains?

In Plains, Kansas, snow does not fall in May through October.

What is the average length of the day in October in Plains?

In October, the average length of the day in Plains, Kansas, is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Plains?

In Plains, Kansas, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Plains?

In Plains, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Plains, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 69.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (94.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (45.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 49.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (28°F).

Average pressure in October - Plains, KS
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in October - Plains, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in October - Plains, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (60%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and July (50%).

Average rainfall in October - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.34"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (0.35").

Average rainfall days in October - Plains, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (13.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (1.42").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Plains, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Plains, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

Average sunshine days in October - Plains, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (13 days).

Average UV index in October - Plains, KS
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Plains, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 20

Months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 28).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 16).

Average visibility in October - Plains, 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).