October weather forecast and climate
Riverton, KS

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Riverton, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average high of 68.4°F (20.2°C) and an average low of 50.4°F (10.2°C).

Temperature

In Riverton, Kansas, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 80.4°F (26.9°C) in September, to an agreeable 68.4°F (20.2°C). The average low-temperature, is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 70%, October is the least humid month in Riverton.

Rainfall

In Riverton, during October, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation. In Riverton, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139.2 days and collects up to 30" (762mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Riverton, Kansas, snow does not fall in April, June through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 6.2h.

UV index

In Riverton, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Riverton?

In Riverton, in October, the average high-temperature is 68.4°F (20.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Riverton?

The least humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

What is the average humidity in October in Riverton?

The average relative humidity in October in Riverton is 70%.

How much does it rain in Riverton in October?

In Riverton, during October, the rain falls for 11.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

Does it snow in Riverton in October?

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

When it does not snow in Riverton?

April, June through October are months without snowfall in Riverton.

How many hours of daylight does Riverton have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Riverton have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 6.2h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Riverton?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 68.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 50.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.5°F).

Average pressure in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average pressure in October: 30.03"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.1mph).

Average humidity in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (70%).

Average rainfall in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.04").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.42").

Average rainfall days in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.09").
Months with the least snowfall are April, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Riverton, 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: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average UV index in October: 3

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Riverton, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 30

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in October - Riverton, 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).