October weather forecast and climate
Plattsburgh, NY

A sunny and dry day in the townscape of Plattsburgh, New York, with a view of the iconic tower next to the river, dry trees, and a hilly landscape view
A sunny and dry day in the townscape of Plattsburgh, New York, with a view of the iconic tower next to the river, dry trees, and a hilly landscape view

Weather in October

October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Plattsburgh, New York, with temperature in the range of an average high of 55.4°F (13°C) and an average low of 41°F (5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from an agreeable 69.6°F (20.9°C) in September, to a moderate 55.4°F (13°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 41°F (5°C).

Humidity

In Plattsburgh, New York, the average relative humidity is 80%.

Rainfall

In Plattsburgh, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Plattsburgh, there are 162.6 rainfall days, and 27.6" (701mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Plattsburgh are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 1.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow. In Plattsburgh, during the entire year, snow falls for 78.2 days, and aggregates up to 37.13" (943mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Plattsburgh, the average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In Plattsburgh, New York, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

In Plattsburgh, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability 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:
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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Plattsburgh?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 55.4°F (13°C), while the average low-temperature is 41°F (5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Plattsburgh?

In Plattsburgh, the average relative humidity in October is 80%.

How many days does it rain in October in Plattsburgh?

In Plattsburgh, New York, in October, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 2.6" (66mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Plattsburgh?

October is the first month it typically snows in Plattsburgh, New York. Throughout October, in the average 1.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

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

In October, the average length of the day in Plattsburgh, New York, is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Plattsburgh have in October?

In Plattsburgh, New York, the average sunshine in October is 5.5h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Plattsburgh?

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

Average temperature in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average temperature in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 55.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.8°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.4°F).

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Average pressure in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average pressure in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

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

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Average wind speed in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average wind speed in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average humidity in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 80%

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

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Average rainfall in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average rainfall in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.6"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.15").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average rainfall days in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average snowfall in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (10").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average snowfall days in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (19.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average sunshine days in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 12.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average UV index in October - Plattsburgh, 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 and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average cloud cover in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 47

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 64).
Months with the least cloud cover are July, August and September (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
Plattsburgh, NY

Average visibility in October - Plattsburgh, NY
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (5mi).

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