October weather forecast
Fort Washington, MD

Weather in October

October, like September, in Fort Washington, Maryland, is another comfortable autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 51.3°F (10.7°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops from a warm 78.6°F (25.9°C) in September to a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 51.3°F (10.7°C).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are May, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

Rainfall

In Fort Washington, during 12 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 158.2 rainfall days, and 30.67" (779mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall in Fort Washington.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Fort Washington, Maryland, is 11h and 11min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:51 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:34 am and sunset at 6:09 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Fort Washington, the average sunshine in October is 5.7h.

UV index

In Fort Washington, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
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.
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FAQ

What are the most humid months in Fort Washington?

May, October and December, with an average relative humidity of 76%, are most humid months.

What is the average humidity in October in Fort Washington?

In October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Fort Washington in October?

In October, in Fort Washington, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout October, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Fort Washington?

In Fort Washington, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in Fort Washington in October?

In Fort Washington, Maryland, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

How many hours of daylight does Fort Washington have in October?

In October, the average day length in Fort Washington is 11h and 11min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Fort Washington?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:04 am and sunset at 6:51 pm. On the last day of the month, in Fort Washington, Maryland, sunrise is at 7:34 am and sunset at 6:09 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Fort Washington have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Fort Washington, Maryland, is 5.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Fort Washington?

In Fort Washington, Maryland, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average temperature in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average high temperature in October: 67.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 51.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average pressure in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average pressure in October: 30.04"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average wind speed in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average humidity in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are May, October and December (76%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and July (71%).

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Average rainfall in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average rainfall in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average rainfall days in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.5 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average snowfall in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.48").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average snowfall days in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 11min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average sunshine days in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average UV index in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average cloud cover in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average cloud cover in October: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Fort Washington, MD

Average visibility in October - Fort Washington, MD
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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