October weather forecast
Artesia, NM

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Artesia, New Mexico, with an average temperature varying between 75.6°F (24.2°C) and 56.1°F (13.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops from a warm 85.6°F (29.8°C) in September to a still moderately hot 75.6°F (24.2°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 56.1°F (13.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Artesia is 44%.

Rainfall

In October, in Artesia, the rain falls for 6.5 days. Throughout October, 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Artesia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77 days and collects up to 9.37" (238mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Artesia, New Mexico, snow does not fall in March through October.

Daylight

In Artesia, New Mexico, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 21min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 6:42 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 6:07 pm MDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7.9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Artesia is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. 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 the 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Artesia?

In October, the average relative humidity is 44%.

How many days does it rain in October in Artesia?

In October, in Artesia, New Mexico, the rain falls for 6.5 days. Throughout October, 1.46" (37mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Artesia?

March through October are months without snowfall in Artesia, New Mexico.

Does it snow in Artesia in October?

In Artesia, New Mexico, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

How many hours of daylight does Artesia have in October?

The average day length in October in Artesia is 11h and 21min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Artesia?

On the first day of October in Artesia, sunrise is at 6:51 am and sunset at 6:42 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:14 am and sunset at 6:07 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Artesia?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 7.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Artesia?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Artesia, NM

Average temperature in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 75.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (95°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (55.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 56.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (73.9°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.6°F).

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Average pressure in October
Artesia, NM

Average pressure in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.12"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Artesia, NM

Average wind speed in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.9mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is December (8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Artesia, NM

Average humidity in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average humidity in October: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (48%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

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Average rainfall in October
Artesia, NM

Average rainfall in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.46"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.69").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.2").

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Average rainfall days in October
Artesia, NM

Average rainfall days in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Artesia, NM

Average snowfall in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.83").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Artesia, NM

Average snowfall days in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Artesia, NM

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 21min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 17min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 2min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 0min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Artesia, NM

Average sunshine days in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (14.9 days).

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Average UV index in October
Artesia, NM

Average UV index in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in October
Artesia, NM

Average cloud cover in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average cloud cover in October: 14

The month with the most cloud cover is December (Cloud cover 20).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 11).

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Average visibility in October
Artesia, NM

Average visibility in October - Artesia, NM
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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