October weather forecast and climate
Kalamazoo, MI

A beautiful bank on river Kalamazoo in Michigan, with a view of a ship and the Douglas Lighthouse
A beautiful bank on river Kalamazoo in Michigan, with a view of a ship and the Douglas Lighthouse

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a moderate autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 59.4°F (15.2°C) and min 43.7°F (6.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a pleasant 72.5°F (22.5°C) in September, to a mild 59.4°F (15.2°C). In Kalamazoo, the average low-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C).

Humidity

Months with the lowest humidity are April and October, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

Rainfall

In Kalamazoo, it is raining for 15.6 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kalamazoo, there are 144.9 rainfall days, and 20" (508mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows in Kalamazoo. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 61.2 snowfall days, and 12.01" (305mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Kalamazoo is 5.6h.

UV index

In Kalamazoo, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Kalamazoo?

In Kalamazoo, in October, the average high-temperature is 59.4°F (15.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C).

What are the least humid months in Kalamazoo?

Months with the lowest humidity in Kalamazoo are April and October, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the average humidity in October in Kalamazoo?

The average relative humidity in October in Kalamazoo is 77%.

How much does it rain in Kalamazoo in October?

In Kalamazoo, in October, it is raining for 15.6 days, with typically 2.13" (54mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Kalamazoo?

October is the first month it typically snows in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Kalamazoo have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Kalamazoo?

In Kalamazoo, Michigan, the average sunshine in October is 5.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kalamazoo?

In Kalamazoo, Michigan, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average temperature in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average high temperature in October: 59.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 43.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°F).

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Average pressure in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average pressure in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are March and November (30.09").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

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Average wind speed in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average wind speed in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (10.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average humidity in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (87%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and October (77%).

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Average rainfall in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average rainfall in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.13"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.52").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are February and November (1.06").

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Average rainfall days in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average rainfall days in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (4.7 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average snowfall in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.35").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average snowfall days in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.8 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
Kalamazoo, MI

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average sunshine days in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (9.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average UV index in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average cloud cover in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average cloud cover in October: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 73).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
Kalamazoo, MI

Average visibility in October - Kalamazoo, MI
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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