Syracuse
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Syracuse, NY

A water fountain in Clinton Square in Syracuse, New York, with a view of towering historical buildings
A water fountain in Clinton Square in Syracuse, New York, with a view of towering historical buildings
October, the same as September, in Syracuse, New York, is another mild autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 60.1°F (15.6°C) and 41.2°F (5.1°C).

Temperature

In Syracuse, the average high-temperature decreases, from a pleasant 72.1°F (22.3°C) in September, to a moderate 60.1°F (15.6°C). In Syracuse, in October, the average low-temperature is 41.2°F (5.1°C).

Humidity

In Syracuse, the average relative humidity is 74.3%.

Rainfall

In Syracuse, during 14.2 rainfall days, 3.4" (87.4mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Syracuse, New York, during the entire year, the rain falls for 173.6 days and collects up to 38.5" (977.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Syracuse, New York, is 11h.

Sunshine

In Syracuse, New York, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Syracuse?

In Syracuse, New York, in October, the average high-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 41.2°F (5.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Syracuse?

In Syracuse, New York, the average relative humidity in October is 74.3%.

How much does it rain in Syracuse in October?

In Syracuse, during October, the rain falls for 14.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.4" (87.4mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Syracuse?

October is the first month it typically snows in Syracuse. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.4" (10.2mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Syracuse have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Syracuse have in October?

In Syracuse, New York, the average sunshine in October is 4.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Syracuse?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Syracuse is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 60°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (81.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (31.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 41.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (61°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.7°F).

Average humidity in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 74.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (76.8%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (65.2%).

Average rainfall in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (3.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (2.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (10.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.4"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (34").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (18.4 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.2h).

Average UV index in October - Syracuse, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).