October weather forecast and climate
Elkins, NH

October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Elkins, New Hampshire, with average temperature varying between 40.1°F (4.5°C) and 55.6°F (13.1°C).

Temperature

In Elkins, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from a pleasant 68.9°F (20.5°C) in September, to a moderate 55.6°F (13.1°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C).

Humidity

In Elkins, the average relative humidity is 81%.

Rainfall

October is the month with the most rainfall in Elkins. Rain falls for 14.4 days and accumulates 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.6 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Elkins, during the entire year, snow falls for 57 days, and aggregates up to 34.45" (875mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Elkins, the average length of the day in October is 11h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Elkins is 5.2h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Elkins is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in October 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 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.

What is the temperature in October in Elkins?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 55.6°F (13.1°C), while the average low-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Elkins?

In Elkins, New Hampshire, the average relative humidity in October is 81%.

How much does it rain in Elkins in October?

In Elkins, in October, it is raining for 14.4 days, with typically 3.54" (90mm) of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Elkins?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Elkins. Rain falls for 14.4 days and accumulates 3.54" (90mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Elkins?

October is the first month it typically snows in Elkins, New Hampshire. Throughout October, in the average 0.6 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Elkins, New Hampshire, is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Elkins?

In Elkins, New Hampshire, the average sunshine in October is 5.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Elkins?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average high temperature in October: 55.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 40.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.6°F).

Average pressure in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.3mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

Average humidity in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average humidity in October: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (75%).

Average rainfall in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.54"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (3.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (1.93").

Average rainfall days in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (9.65").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.2h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.7h).

Average sunshine days in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (16.6 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are March and April (11.5 days).

Average UV index in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average cloud cover in October: 52

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 60).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in October - Elkins, NH
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and September (4mi).