October weather forecast and climate
Shapleigh, ME

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Shapleigh, Maine, is a moderate autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 56.5°F (13.6°C) and 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a pleasant 69.8°F (21°C) in September, to a mild 56.5°F (13.6°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Shapleigh is 81%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 13.2 days and typically aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.47" (12mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 48.9 snowfall days, and 38.15" (969mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Shapleigh, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Shapleigh is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. 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. 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 average humidity in October in Shapleigh?

The average relative humidity in October in Shapleigh is 81%.

What is the wettest month in Shapleigh?

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 13.2 days and typically aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in October in Shapleigh?

In Shapleigh, Maine, during October, the rain falls for 13.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.31" (84mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Shapleigh?

October is the first month it typically snows in Shapleigh. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Shapleigh have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Shapleigh, Maine, is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Shapleigh?

The average sunshine in October is 5.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Shapleigh?

In Shapleigh, Maine, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average temperature in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.8°F).

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Average pressure in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average pressure in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.06").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average wind speed in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.2mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (7.6mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average humidity in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average humidity in October: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (85%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and November (77%).

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Average rainfall in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average rainfall in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.31"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.31").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.54").

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Average rainfall days in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average rainfall days in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.5 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average snowfall in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.72").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Shapleigh, ME

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (11.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Shapleigh, ME

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average sunshine days in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (17.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.2 days).

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Average UV index in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average UV index in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average cloud cover in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average cloud cover in October: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in October
Shapleigh, ME

Average visibility in October - Shapleigh, ME
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

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

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