October weather forecast and climate
Saranac Lake, NY

A view from the Saranac Lake, New York, of the tranquil setting around the lakeside homes amid the golden and brown trees in the fall
A view from the Saranac Lake, New York, of the tranquil setting around the lakeside homes amid the golden and brown trees in the fall

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Saranac Lake, New York, with average temperature ranging between max 51.8°F (11°C) and min 38.7°F (3.7°C).

Temperature

In Saranac Lake, the average high-temperature in October plummets, from a comfortable 66.6°F (19.2°C) in September, to a cool 51.8°F (11°C). In Saranac Lake, the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

Humidity

In Saranac Lake, New York, the average relative humidity in October is 84%.

Rainfall

In Saranac Lake, in October, it is raining for 15.3 days, with typically 3.07" (78mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 162.6 rainfall days, and 33.46" (850mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Saranac Lake. October is the first month it typically snows in Saranac Lake. Throughout October, in the average 4.3 snowfall days, it receives 2.8" (71mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 120.5 snowfall days, and 74.72" (1898mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 4.3h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Saranac Lake?

In Saranac Lake, New York, in October, the average high-temperature is 51.8°F (11°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Saranac Lake?

In October, the average relative humidity in Saranac Lake, New York, is 84%.

How much does it rain in Saranac Lake in October?

In October, in Saranac Lake, the rain falls for 15.3 days. Throughout October, 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Saranac Lake?

October is the first month it typically snows in Saranac Lake, New York. Throughout October, in the average 4.3 snowfall days, it receives 2.8" (71mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Saranac Lake?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Saranac Lake?

In October, the average sunshine in Saranac Lake is 4.3h.

How high is the UV index in October in Saranac Lake?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index 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
Saranac Lake, NY

Average temperature in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 51.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (74.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 38.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.9°F).

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Average pressure in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average pressure in October - Saranac Lake, 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
Saranac Lake, NY

Average wind speed in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (8mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (5.9mph).

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Average humidity in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average humidity in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 84%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (77%).

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Average rainfall in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average rainfall in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.07"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.46").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.05").

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Average rainfall days in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average rainfall days in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.7 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average snowfall in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 2.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (14.88").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average snowfall days in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 4.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (24.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Saranac Lake, NY

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

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: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average sunshine days in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 11 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (2.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average UV index in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average cloud cover in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 60

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 81).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 41).

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Average visibility in October
Saranac Lake, NY

Average visibility in October - Saranac Lake, NY
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (5mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (4mi).

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