October weather forecast
Frankfort, KY

The Capitol Building in Frankfort, Kentucky, during autumn
The Capitol Building in Frankfort, Kentucky, during autumn

Weather in October

October, like September, in Frankfort, Kentucky, is another enjoyable autumn month, with an average temperature ranging between min 47.8°F (8.8°C) and max 66.2°F (19°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases from a moderately hot 78.8°F (26°C) in September to an enjoyable 66.2°F (19°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Frankfort is 75%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 9.8 days. Throughout October, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Frankfort, there are 154.4 rainfall days, and 26.02" (661mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Frankfort. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Frankfort, during the entire year, snow falls for 30.4 days and aggregates up to 6.3" (160mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 11min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:35 am and sunset at 7:23 pm. On the last day of October, in Frankfort, sunrise is at 8:04 am and sunset at 6:41 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 6.7h.

UV index

In Frankfort, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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 temperature in October in Frankfort?

In Frankfort, in October, the average high-temperature is 66.2°F (19°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, in August is calculated to be 93.2°F (34°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Frankfort?

The average relative humidity in October in Frankfort is 75%.

How many days does it rain in October in Frankfort?

In Frankfort, Kentucky, during October, the rain falls for 9.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Frankfort?

October is the first month it typically snows in Frankfort, Kentucky. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Frankfort have in October?

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

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Frankfort?

On the first day of October in Frankfort, Kentucky, sunrise is at 7:35 am and sunset at 7:23 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 8:04 am and sunset at 6:41 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Frankfort?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Frankfort, Kentucky, is 6.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Frankfort?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Frankfort, KY

Average temperature in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average high temperature in October: 66.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (38.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 47.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Frankfort, KY

Average pressure in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average pressure in October: 30.04"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Frankfort, KY

Average wind speed in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Frankfort, KY

Average humidity in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Frankfort, KY

Average rainfall in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in October
Frankfort, KY

Average rainfall days in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Frankfort, KY

Average snowfall in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.61").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Frankfort, KY

Average snowfall days in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.6 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
Frankfort, KY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Frankfort, KY
  • 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: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Frankfort, KY

Average sunshine days in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Frankfort, KY

Average UV index in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

The months with the highest UV index are 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
Frankfort, KY

Average cloud cover in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in October
Frankfort, KY

Average visibility in October - Frankfort, KY
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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