October weather forecast and climate
Smith Center, KS

October, like September, in Smith Center, Kansas, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 65.1°F (18.4°C) and min 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Temperature

In Smith Center, the average high-temperature in October plummets, from a moderately hot 80.2°F (26.8°C) in September, to an enjoyable 65.1°F (18.4°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are July and October, with an average relative humidity of 59%.

Rainfall

In Smith Center, Kansas, during October, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation. In Smith Center, Kansas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 105.1 days and collects up to 19.02" (483mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Smith Center are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Smith Center. Throughout October, in the average 0.7 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow. In Smith Center, during the entire year, snow falls for 21.3 days, and aggregates up to 9.33" (237mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7.2h.

UV index

In Smith Center, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Smith Center?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Smith Center, Kansas, is 65.1°F (18.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Smith Center?

Months with the lowest humidity are July and October, with an average relative humidity of 59%.

What is the average humidity in October in Smith Center?

The average relative humidity in October in Smith Center is 59%.

How many days does it rain in October in Smith Center?

In Smith Center, Kansas, during October, the rain falls for 8.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Smith Center?

October is the first month it typically snows in Smith Center. Throughout October, in the average 0.7 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Smith Center?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Smith Center have in October?

In Smith Center, Kansas, the average sunshine in October is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Smith Center?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Smith Center, Kansas, is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 46.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.6°F).

Average pressure in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85").

Average wind speed in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.9mph).

Average humidity in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (71%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and October (59%).

Average rainfall in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.35").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.55").

Average rainfall days in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.6 days).

Average snowfall in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.43"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.44").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.2h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average sunshine days in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (14.6 days).

Average UV index in October - Smith Center, 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, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Smith Center, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 37).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 21).

Average visibility in October - Smith Center, 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).