Augusta
Maine, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Augusta, ME

 Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
Beautiful view of the water and skyline in Augusta, Maine, with trees and mountains in the distance
October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Augusta, Maine, with average temperature varying between 57.2°F (14°C) and 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Temperature

In Augusta, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from an agreeable 69.6°F (20.9°C) in September, to a moderate 57.2°F (14°C). In Augusta, in October, the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 11.4 days and typically aggregates up to 4.4" (110.7mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Augusta, Maine.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h.

Sunshine

In Augusta, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

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 the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Augusta?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 57.2°F (14°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Augusta?

In Augusta, in October, during 11.4 rainfall days, 4.4" (110.7mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Augusta?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Augusta. Rain falls for 11.4 days and accumulates 4.4" (110.7mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Augusta?

October is the first month it typically snows in Augusta. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.3" (7.6mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Augusta have in October?

In Augusta, Maine, the average length of the day in October is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Augusta?

In Augusta, the average sunshine in October is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Augusta?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Augusta, Maine, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average high temperature in October: 57.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11°F).

Average rainfall in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall in October: 4.4"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are October and November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.4").

Average rainfall days in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.3"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (20").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (8.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Augusta, ME
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).