October weather forecast and climate
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, with temperature in the range of an average high of 54.3°F (12.4°C) and an average low of 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from an agreeable 71.1°F (21.7°C) in September, to a fresh 54.3°F (12.4°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 58%.

Rainfall

In Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, in October, during 7.3 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, during the entire year, the rain falls for 91.8 days and collects up to 10.63" (270mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Sleeping Buffalo. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 1.14" (29mm) of snow. In Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, during the entire year, snow falls for 56.9 days, and aggregates up to 17.95" (456mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In Sleeping Buffalo, the average sunshine in October is 6.3h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Sleeping Buffalo are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Sleeping Buffalo?

In October, in Sleeping Buffalo, the average high-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Sleeping Buffalo?

In October, the average relative humidity is 58%.

How much does it rain in Sleeping Buffalo in October?

In Sleeping Buffalo, in October, during 7.3 rainfall days, 0.71" (18mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Sleeping Buffalo?

October is the first month it typically snows in Sleeping Buffalo. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 1.14" (29mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Sleeping Buffalo have in October?

In Sleeping Buffalo, the average length of the day in October is 10.8h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Sleeping Buffalo?

In Sleeping Buffalo, the average sunshine in October is 6.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Sleeping Buffalo?

Months with the lowest UV index in Sleeping Buffalo, Montana, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

How high is the UV index in October in Sleeping Buffalo?

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

Average temperature in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average temperature in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average high temperature in October: 54.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (24.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (10°F).

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Average pressure in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average pressure in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average pressure in October: 29.97"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

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Average wind speed in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average wind speed in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (8.3mph).

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Average humidity in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average humidity in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average humidity in October: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (41%).

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Average rainfall in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average rainfall in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.71"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (1.73").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average rainfall days in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (12.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.3 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average snowfall in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.14"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (3.43").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average snowfall days in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average daylight in October: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average sunshine days in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (21 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (15.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average UV index in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average cloud cover in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average cloud cover in October: 32

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 50).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 18).

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Average visibility in October
Sleeping Buffalo, MT

Average visibility in October - Sleeping Buffalo, MT
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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