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, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with temperature in the range of an average low of 60.1°F (15.6°C) and an average high of 80.2°F (26.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a tropical 88°F (31.1°C) in September, to a warm 80.2°F (26.8°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Humidity

The least humid month in Baton Rouge is October, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Baton Rouge, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Baton Rouge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177.1 days and collects up to 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Baton Rouge snow does not fall in February through November.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 6.7h.

UV index

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
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.

What is the temperature in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average high-temperature is 80.2°F (26.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Baton Rouge?

October is the least humid month in Baton Rouge, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

What is the average humidity in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, the average relative humidity in Baton Rouge is 72%.

How much does it rain in Baton Rouge in October?

In October, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout October, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, snow does not fall in February through November.

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

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

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

In Baton Rouge, the average sunshine in October is 6.7h.

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

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average high temperature in October: 80.2°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (91.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (58.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 60.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.4°F).

Average pressure in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.96").

Average wind speed in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.4mph).

Average humidity in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.32"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.72").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.77").

Average rainfall days in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.8 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.28").
Months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average sunshine days in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are July and August (7.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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