October weather forecast and climate
Reno, NV

Big signage at the entrance into Reno, Nevada
Big signage at the entrance into Reno, Nevada

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Reno, Nevada, with average temperature varying between 61.2°F (16.2°C) and 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 75.2°F (24°C) in September, to an enjoyable 61.2°F (16.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Reno, is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Reno is 45%.

Rainfall

In Reno, during October, the rain falls for 4.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation. In Reno, during the entire year, the rain falls for 78.7 days and collects up to 9.29" (236mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Reno. In Reno, snow falls for 0.3 days, with typically accumulated 0.16" (4mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Reno, there are 33.8 snowfall days, and 23.94" (608mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Reno, Nevada, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Reno?

In October, the average relative humidity in Reno, Nevada, is 45%.

How many days does it rain in October in Reno?

In Reno, Nevada, in October, during 4.4 rainfall days, 0.51" (13mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in October in Reno?

In Reno, during October, snow falls for 0.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Reno is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Reno?

In October, the average sunshine in Reno is 7.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Reno?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Reno, NV

Average temperature in October - Reno, NV
  • Average high temperature in October: 61.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (38.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (23.9°F).

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Average pressure in October
Reno, NV

Average pressure in October - Reno, NV
  • Average pressure in October: 30.02"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.19").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9").

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Average wind speed in October
Reno, NV

Average wind speed in October - Reno, NV
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Reno, NV

Average humidity in October - Reno, NV
  • Average humidity in October: 45%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (73%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are July and August (28%).

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Average rainfall in October
Reno, NV

Average rainfall in October - Reno, NV
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.51"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (1.42").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (0.16").

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Average rainfall days in October
Reno, NV

Average rainfall days in October - Reno, NV
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (11.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Reno, NV

Average snowfall in October - Reno, NV
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.16"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (6.1").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Reno, NV

Average snowfall days in October - Reno, NV
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (7.6 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
Reno, NV

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Reno, NV
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Reno, NV

Average sunshine days in October - Reno, NV
  • Average sunshine days in October: 26.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (26.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (15.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Reno, NV

Average UV index in October - Reno, NV
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (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
Reno, NV

Average cloud cover in October - Reno, NV
  • Average cloud cover in October: 14

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 34).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 8).

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Average visibility in October
Reno, NV

Average visibility in October - Reno, NV
  • 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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