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

October weather forecast and climate
Bethel, ME

A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
A wooden closed bridge in Bethel, Maine, with beautiful yellow and green trees on both sides, on a warm, clear, and cool day in the fall
October, the same as September, in Bethel, Maine, is a moderate autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 33.8°F (1°C) and an average high of 57.2°F (14°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from an agreeable 68°F (20°C) in September, to a mild 57.2°F (14°C). In Bethel, Maine, in October, the average low-temperature is 33.8°F (1°C).

Rainfall

In Bethel, during October, the rain falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (95mm) of precipitation. In Bethel, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141 days and collects up to 43.1" (1094mm) of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bethel is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 Bethel?

In October, in Bethel, Maine, the average high-temperature is 57.2°F (14°C), and the average low-temperature is 33.8°F (1°C).

How much does it rain in Bethel in October?

In Bethel, Maine, in October, during 11 rainfall days, 3.7" (95mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Bethel?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Bethel have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Bethel, Maine, is 5h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Bethel?

In Bethel, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Bethel, ME
  • Average high temperature in October: 57°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 34°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3°F).

Average rainfall in October - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (4.4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.8").

Average rainfall days in October - Bethel, ME
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, November and December (13 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and September (10 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bethel, 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 November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in October - Bethel, 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).