Silver City
New Mexico, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Silver City, NM

October, the same as September, in Silver City, New Mexico, is another pleasant autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 71.2°F (21.8°C) and an average low of 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 81.1°F (27.3°C) in September, to an agreeable 71.2°F (21.8°C). The average low-temperature, in October, is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

Rainfall

In Silver City, in October, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 1.3" (32.3mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Silver City, there are 60 rainfall days, and 16" (406.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Silver City, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows. Throughout the year, 14.6" (370.8mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Silver City, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.

What is the temperature in October in Silver City?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 71.2°F (21.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 41.5°F (5.3°C).

How much does it rain in Silver City in October?

In Silver City, New Mexico, in October, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 1.3" (32.3mm) of accumulated precipitation.

Does it snow in Silver City in October?

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

How many hours of daylight does Silver City have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Silver City?

In Silver City, New Mexico, the average sunshine in October is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Silver City?

In Silver City, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Silver City, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 71.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (87.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.9°F).

Average rainfall in October - Silver City, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.3"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are July and August (3").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0.4").

Average rainfall days in October - Silver City, NM
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May and June (3 days).

Average snowfall in October - Silver City, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.1").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 9h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in October - Silver City, NM
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).