October weather forecast
Sterling, KS

Weather in October

October, like September, in Sterling, Kansas, is another enjoyable autumn month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 49.1°F (9.5°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature plummets from a warm 81.5°F (27.5°C) in September to a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C). In Sterling, in October, the average low-temperature is 49.1°F (9.5°C).

Humidity

In Sterling, the average relative humidity in October is 61%.

Rainfall

In Sterling, it is raining for 8.4 days, with typically 1.89" (48mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Sterling, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112.9 days and collects up to 21.06" (535mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Sterling, Kansas, are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 15.7 snowfall days, and 7.24" (184mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Sterling is 11h and 11min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 7:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:58 am and sunset at 6:34 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Sterling is 7.2h.

UV index

In Sterling, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Sterling?

In October, the average relative humidity in Sterling, Kansas, is 61%.

How many days does it rain in October in Sterling?

In Sterling, during October, the rain falls for 8.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Sterling?

October is the first month it typically snows in Sterling, Kansas. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Sterling have in October?

The average day length in October is 11h and 11min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Sterling?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:28 am and sunset at 7:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:58 am and sunset at 6:34 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Sterling?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Sterling is 7.2h.

How high is the UV index in October in Sterling?

In Sterling, Kansas, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Sterling, KS

Average temperature in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 67.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (92.1°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 49.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Sterling, KS

Average pressure in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.85"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Sterling, KS

Average wind speed in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.3mph).

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Average humidity in October
Sterling, KS

Average humidity in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 61%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (69%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59%).

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Average rainfall in October
Sterling, KS

Average rainfall in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.89"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.82").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.67").

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Average rainfall days in October
Sterling, KS

Average rainfall days in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (14.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.7 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.16"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.36").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Sterling, KS

Average snowfall days in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.8 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
Sterling, KS

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 34min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Sterling, KS

Average sunshine days in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (23.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in October
Sterling, KS

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

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Sterling, KS

Average cloud cover in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 24

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 36).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in October
Sterling, KS

Average visibility in October - Sterling, KS
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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