October weather forecast and climate
Lansing, MI

The Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, hosting the legislative arm of the US government
The Capitol building in Lansing, Michigan, hosting the legislative arm of the US government
October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Lansing, Michigan, with average temperature ranging between min 43.3°F (6.3°C) and max 58.1°F (14.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a pleasant 71.4°F (21.9°C) in September, to a mild 58.1°F (14.5°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Lansing, Michigan, is 78%.

Rainfall

In Lansing, during October, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.6" (66mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lansing, there are 144.6 rainfall days, and 24.09" (612mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Lansing. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Lansing, during the entire year, snow falls for 59.2 days, and aggregates up to 16.46" (418mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Lansing, the average sunshine in October is 5.4h.

UV index

In Lansing, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Lansing?

In October, in Lansing, Michigan, the average high-temperature is 58.1°F (14.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.3°F (6.3°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lansing?

The average relative humidity in October in Lansing, Michigan, is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Lansing?

In Lansing, in October, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Lansing?

October is the first month it typically snows in Lansing. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Lansing?

The average sunshine in October in Lansing is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Lansing?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Lansing is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average high temperature in October: 58.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 43.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (60.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (17.1°F).

Average pressure in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"

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

Average wind speed in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (10.1mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (6.6mph).

Average humidity in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (77%).

Average rainfall in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.38").

Average rainfall days in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.7 days).

Average snowfall in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.33").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (16.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.4h

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

Average sunshine days in October - Lansing, MI
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.3 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).

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

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 71).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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

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