October weather forecast and climate
Lincoln, NE

A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska
A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska

Weather in October

October, like September, in Lincoln, Nebraska, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature varying between 62.8°F (17.1°C) and 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Temperature

In Lincoln, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 76.8°F (24.9°C) in September, to a comfortable 62.8°F (17.1°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 45.3°F (7.4°C).

Humidity

With an average relative humidity of 65%, October is the least humid month.

Rainfall

In Lincoln, Nebraska, during October, the rain falls for 6.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation. In Lincoln, Nebraska, during the entire year, the rain falls for 84.8 days and collects up to 7.44" (189mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lincoln are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Lincoln. Throughout October, in the average 0.6 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 18.2 snowfall days, and 3.11" (79mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Lincoln, the average length of the day is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Lincoln is 6.5h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Lincoln, Nebraska, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 transform into the following instructions:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Lincoln?

The least humid month in Lincoln, Nebraska, is October, with an average relative humidity of 65%.

What is the average humidity in October in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, the average relative humidity in October is 65%.

How much does it rain in Lincoln in October?

In Lincoln, in October, during 6.3 rainfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Lincoln?

October is the first month it typically snows in Lincoln, Nebraska. Throughout October, in the average 0.6 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lincoln have in October?

In Lincoln, the average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lincoln have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 6.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Lincoln, NE

Average temperature in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average high temperature in October: 62.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (32°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 45.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (66.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (18°F).

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Average pressure in October
Lincoln, NE

Average pressure in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.86").

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Average wind speed in October
Lincoln, NE

Average wind speed in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Lincoln, NE

Average humidity in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average humidity in October: 65%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (65%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lincoln, NE

Average rainfall in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.51"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (1.3").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in October
Lincoln, NE

Average rainfall days in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.6 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Lincoln, NE

Average snowfall in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.16"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.83").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Lincoln, NE

Average snowfall days in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5.1 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
Lincoln, NE

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lincoln, NE

Average sunshine days in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.8 days

Months with the most sunshine days are January and November (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (15 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lincoln, NE

Average UV index in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lincoln, NE

Average cloud cover in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average cloud cover in October: 30

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 24).

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Average visibility in October
Lincoln, NE

Average visibility in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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