October weather forecast and climate
Cortland, NY

A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York
A monument from the civil war stands high in the neat lawns near the iconic courthouse in the Courthouse Park in Cortland, New York

Weather in October

October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Cortland, New York, with average temperature fluctuating between 41.9°F (5.5°C) and 56.7°F (13.7°C).

Temperature

In Cortland, New York, the average high-temperature in October drops, from an agreeable 69.1°F (20.6°C) in September, to a mild 56.7°F (13.7°C). In Cortland, the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Cortland, New York, is 83%.

Rainfall

In October, in Cortland, the rain falls for 14.3 days. Throughout October, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Cortland, there are 149.8 rainfall days, and 22.36" (568mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Cortland are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Cortland. Throughout October, in the average 1.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.47" (12mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 79.7 snowfall days, and 24.06" (611mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Cortland, New York, the average length of the day in October is 11h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 4.6h.

UV index

In Cortland, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. 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.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Cortland?

In October, in Cortland, the average high-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.9°F (5.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Cortland?

The average relative humidity in October in Cortland is 83%.

How much does it rain in Cortland in October?

In Cortland, in October, during 14.3 rainfall days, 1.97" (50mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Cortland?

October is the first month it typically snows in Cortland, New York. Throughout October, in the average 1.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.47" (12mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October is 11h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cortland have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Cortland, New York, is 4.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Cortland?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Cortland is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Cortland, NY

Average temperature in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.8°F).

[Resources]

Average pressure in October
Cortland, NY

Average pressure in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.93").

[Resources]

Average wind speed in October
Cortland, NY

Average wind speed in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (9.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.9mph).

[Resources]

Average humidity in October
Cortland, NY

Average humidity in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (88%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (80%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in October
Cortland, NY

Average rainfall in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.97"

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are May and July (2.48").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (1.34").

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in October
Cortland, NY

Average rainfall days in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.7 days).

[Resources]

Average snowfall in October
Cortland, NY

Average snowfall in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.47"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (5.75").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

[Resources]

Average snowfall days in October
Cortland, NY

Average snowfall days in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

[Resources]

Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Cortland, NY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

[Resources]

Average sunshine days in October
Cortland, NY

Average sunshine days in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.7 days).

[Resources]

Average UV index in October
Cortland, NY

Average UV index in October - Cortland, NY
  • 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 January, February and December (UV index 1).

[Resources]

Average cloud cover in October
Cortland, NY

Average cloud cover in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 54

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 36).

[Resources]

Average visibility in October
Cortland, NY

Average visibility in October - Cortland, NY
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

The month with the highest visibility is April (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (4mi).

[Resources]