October weather forecast
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas

Weather in October

October, like September, in Topeka, Kansas, is another comfortable autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 65.8°F (18.8°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Temperature

In Topeka, the average high-temperature in October decreases from a warm 79°F (26.1°C) in September to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout October, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Topeka, during the entire year, the rain falls for 123.3 days and collects up to 23.82" (605mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Topeka are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Topeka. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Topeka, there are 16.5 snowfall days, and 6.5" (165mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11h and 10min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 7:06 pm. On the last day of October, in Topeka, Kansas, sunrise is at 7:49 am and sunset at 6:23 pm CDT.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Topeka, Kansas, is 6.5h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Topeka is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 temperature in October in Topeka?

In Topeka, in October, the average high-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in August is calculated to be 96.8°F (36°C).

What is the least humid month in Topeka?

The least humid month in Topeka, Kansas, is October, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

What is the average humidity in October in Topeka?

In October, the average relative humidity is 67%.

How much does it rain in Topeka in October?

In October, in Topeka, Kansas, the rain falls for 9.3 days. Throughout October, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Topeka?

October is the first month it typically snows in Topeka. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

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

The average day length in October in Topeka is 11h and 10min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Topeka?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:18 am and sunset at 7:06 pm. On the last day of the month, in Topeka, sunrise is at 7:49 am and sunset at 6:23 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Topeka have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 6.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Topeka?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Topeka is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Topeka, KS

Average temperature in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (37.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 47.8°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
Topeka, KS

Average pressure in October - Topeka, 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 (29.87"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Topeka, KS

Average wind speed in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.7mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.3mph).

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Average humidity in October
Topeka, KS

Average humidity in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

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Average rainfall in October
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in October
Topeka, KS

Average rainfall days in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Topeka, KS

Average snowfall in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.6").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Topeka, KS

Average snowfall days in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
The 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
Topeka, KS

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 10min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 29min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 30min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Topeka, KS

Average sunshine days in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (22.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Topeka, KS

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Topeka, KS

Average cloud cover in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in October
Topeka, KS

Average visibility in October - Topeka, 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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