October weather forecast and climate
Caprock, NM

October, the same as September, in Caprock, New Mexico, is another pleasant autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 72.7°F (22.6°C) and an average low of 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Temperature

In Caprock, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from a warm 82.4°F (28°C) in September, to a pleasant 72.7°F (22.6°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Caprock is 49%.

Rainfall

In October, in Caprock, the rain falls for 6.6 days. Throughout October, 1.65" (42mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Caprock, there are 77 rainfall days, and 11.22" (285mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Caprock. October is the first month it typically snows in Caprock, New Mexico. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Caprock, New Mexico, during the entire year, snow falls for 7.4 days, and aggregates up to 3.15" (80mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Caprock, New Mexico, is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Caprock, the average sunshine in October is 8.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Caprock is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Caprock?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 72.7°F (22.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Caprock?

The average relative humidity in October is 49%.

How much does it rain in Caprock in October?

In Caprock, in October, it is raining for 6.6 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Caprock?

October is the first month it typically snows in Caprock, New Mexico. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Caprock is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Caprock have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 8.1h.

How high is the UV index in October in Caprock?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 72.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (52.9°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 54.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (71.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (35.2°F).

Average pressure in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.83").

Average wind speed in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (10.3mph).

Average humidity in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average humidity in October: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

Average rainfall in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.65"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.4").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.24").

Average rainfall days in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and November (2.5 days).

Average snowfall in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.04"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (1.18").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average sunshine days in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (16.5 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Caprock, NM
  • Average cloud cover in October: 16

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 23).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 13).

Average visibility in October - Caprock, NM
  • 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).