October weather forecast
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 an average temperature fluctuating between 38.7°F (3.7°C) and 51.8°F (11°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 84%.

Rainfall

In Saranac Lake, during October, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation. In Saranac Lake, during the entire year, the rain falls for 162.6 days and collects up to 33.46" (850mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 4.3 snowfall days, it receives 2.8" (71mm) of snow. In Saranac Lake, during the entire year, snow falls for 120.5 days and aggregates up to 74.72" (1898mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Saranac Lake is 10h and 58min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 6:37 pm. On the last day of October, in Saranac Lake, sunrise is at 7:32 am and sunset at 5:47 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 4.3h.

UV index

In Saranac Lake, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in October interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Saranac Lake?

In October, the average relative humidity is 84%.

How many days does it rain in October in Saranac Lake?

In Saranac Lake, New York, during October, the rain falls for 15.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.07" (78mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Saranac Lake?

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

How many hours of daylight does Saranac Lake have in October?

In October, the average day length in Saranac Lake, New York, is 10h and 58min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Saranac Lake?

On the first day of October in Saranac Lake, sunrise is at 6:54 am and sunset at 6:37 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:32 am and sunset at 5:47 pm EDT.

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

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

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

In Saranac Lake, New York, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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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"Hg

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

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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%

The 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").
The 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).
The 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: 10h and 58min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2h and 12min).

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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

The months with the highest UV index are July and August (UV index 5).
The 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

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

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