Baton Rouge
Louisiana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Baton Rouge, LA

Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
October, like September, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 57.9°F (14.4°C) and 80.8°F (27.1°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a tropical 88.7°F (31.5°C) in September, to a warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 57.9°F (14.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Baton Rouge is 75%.

Rainfall

In Baton Rouge, during October, the rain falls for 7.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 4.7" (119.4mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Baton Rouge, there are 112.8 rainfall days, and 60.6" (1540.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Throughout the year, 0.2" (5.1mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Baton Rouge is 8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average high-temperature is 80.8°F (27.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 57.9°F (14.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Baton Rouge?

The average relative humidity in October in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Baton Rouge in October?

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in October, during 7.5 rainfall days, 4.7" (119.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Baton Rouge have in October?

In Baton Rouge, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, the average sunshine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average high temperature in October: 80.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (92.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (62.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 57.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (73.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (41.2°F).

Average humidity in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62%).

Average rainfall in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall in October: 4.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (6.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (4.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and October (7.5 days).

Average snowfall in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are January, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

Months with most sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average UV index in October: 7

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).