October weather forecast and climate
Benson, MN

Weather in October

October, like September, in Benson, Minnesota, is a cool autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 40.5°F (4.7°C) and an average high of 54.9°F (12.7°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature plummets, from a pleasant 71.8°F (22.1°C) in September, to a fresh 54.9°F (12.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Benson, is 40.5°F (4.7°C).

Humidity

In Benson, the average relative humidity in October is 68%.

Rainfall

In October, in Benson, the rain falls for 8.7 days. Throughout October, 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Benson, there are 109.8 rainfall days, and 20.47" (520mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 1.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.31" (8mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 49.3 snowfall days, and 17.91" (455mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Benson is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In Benson, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always 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 Benson?

In October, the average relative humidity is 68%.

How many days does it rain in October in Benson?

In Benson, during October, the rain falls for 8.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.69" (43mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Benson?

October is the first month it typically snows in Benson. Throughout October, in the average 1.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.31" (8mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Benson have in October?

In Benson, the average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Benson have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Benson, Minnesota, is 5.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Benson?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Benson is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Benson, MN

Average temperature in October - Benson, MN
  • Average high temperature in October: 54.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 40.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.6°F).

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Average pressure in October
Benson, MN

Average pressure in October - Benson, MN
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.87").

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Average wind speed in October
Benson, MN

Average wind speed in October - Benson, MN
  • Average wind speed in October: 10mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (7.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Benson, MN

Average humidity in October - Benson, MN
  • Average humidity in October: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (67%).

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Average rainfall in October
Benson, MN

Average rainfall in October - Benson, MN
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.69"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.43").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.55").

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Average rainfall days in October
Benson, MN

Average rainfall days in October - Benson, MN
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Benson, MN

Average snowfall in October - Benson, MN
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.31"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.25").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Benson, MN

Average snowfall days in October - Benson, MN
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.9 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
Benson, MN

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Benson, MN
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Benson, MN

Average sunshine days in October - Benson, MN
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Benson, MN

Average UV index in October - Benson, MN
  • Average UV index in October: 2

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Benson, MN

Average cloud cover in October - Benson, MN
  • Average cloud cover in October: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 64).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 28).

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Average visibility in October
Benson, MN

Average visibility in October - Benson, MN
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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