October weather forecast
Elkhorn City, KY

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, with temperature in the range of an average low of 45.7°F (7.6°C) and an average high of 65.3°F (18.5°C).

Temperature

In Elkhorn City, Kentucky, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 77.4°F (25.2°C) in September, to an enjoyable 65.3°F (18.5°C). In Elkhorn City, in October, the average low-temperature is 45.7°F (7.6°C).

Humidity

In Elkhorn City, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Elkhorn City, during October, the rain falls for 12.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 169.1 rainfall days, and 32.09" (815mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Elkhorn City are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.7 snowfall days, it receives 1.02" (26mm) of snow. In Elkhorn City, during the entire year, snow falls for 36.4 days, and aggregates up to 22.36" (568mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In Elkhorn City, Kentucky, the average sunshine in October is 6.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Elkhorn City is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Elkhorn City?

In October, the average relative humidity is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Elkhorn City?

In October, in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, the rain falls for 12.3 days. Throughout October, 2.68" (68mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Elkhorn City?

October is the first month it typically snows in Elkhorn City. Throughout October, in the average 0.7 snowfall days, it receives 1.02" (26mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Elkhorn City?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Elkhorn City have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 6.1h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Elkhorn City?

In Elkhorn City, Kentucky, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average temperature in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 45.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average pressure in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

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Average wind speed in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average wind speed in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average wind speed in October: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.9mph).

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Average humidity in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average humidity in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (76%).

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Average rainfall in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average rainfall in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.68"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.7").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.65").

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Average rainfall days in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average rainfall days in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.4 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average snowfall in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.02"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.59").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average snowfall days in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (9.4 days).
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
Elkhorn City, KY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • 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: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average sunshine days in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (10.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average UV index in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average cloud cover in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 59).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in October
Elkhorn City, KY

Average visibility in October - Elkhorn City, KY
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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