Springfield
Missouri, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Springfield, MO

A city square in downtown Springfield, Missouri, with a clean water fountain
A city square in downtown Springfield, Missouri, with a clean water fountain
October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Springfield, Missouri, with temperature in the range of an average low of 46.6°F (8.1°C) and an average high of 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 80.2°F (26.8°C) in September, to a pleasant 69.1°F (20.6°C). The average low-temperature, in Springfield, Missouri, is 46.6°F (8.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Springfield, Missouri, is 68.2%.

Rainfall

In Springfield, during October, the rain falls for 9.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation. In Springfield, during the entire year, the rain falls for 111.3 days and collects up to 45.6" (1157.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Springfield, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows. Throughout the year, there are 11.5 snowfall days, and 17" (431.9mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In Springfield, Missouri, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Springfield?

In Springfield, Missouri, in October, the average high-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.6°F (8.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Springfield?

In Springfield, the average relative humidity in October is 68.2%.

How much does it rain in Springfield in October?

In October, the rain falls for 9.5 days. Throughout October, 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Springfield in October?

In Springfield, Missouri, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

How many hours of daylight does Springfield have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Springfield is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Springfield have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Springfield is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Springfield?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Springfield, Missouri, is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average high temperature in October: 69°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (89°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 46.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.4°F).

Average humidity in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average humidity in October: 68.2%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (72.9%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (64.5%).

Average rainfall in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (5.1").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and February (2.5").

Average rainfall days in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (5.4").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in October - Springfield, MO
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).