Boone
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Boone, NC

The eye-catching view over the townscape of the scenic city of Boone, North Carolina, amid neon lights, scenic hilly landscape, and brown trees in the fall
The eye-catching view over the townscape of the scenic city of Boone, North Carolina, amid neon lights, scenic hilly landscape, and brown trees in the fall
October, the same as September, is another comfortable autumn month in Boone, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 39.6°F (4.2°C) and 63.1°F (17.3°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from an agreeable 72.1°F (22.3°C) in September, to a comfortable 63.1°F (17.3°C). In October, in Boone, the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Boone is October when the rain falls for 9.1 days and typically collects 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Boone are January through May, October through December.

Daylight

In Boone, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Boone, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Boone?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Boone, is 63.1°F (17.3°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Boone?

In Boone, North Carolina, in October, during 9.1 rainfall days, 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Boone?

October is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 9.1 days and accumulates 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Boone?

October is the first month it typically snows in Boone, North Carolina. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.1" (2.5mm) of snow.

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

In Boone, North Carolina, the average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Boone?

In Boone, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Boone?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Boone, North Carolina, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Boone, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 63.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (58.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.7°F).

Average rainfall in October - Boone, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.6"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are June and August (5.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (3.6").

Average rainfall days in October - Boone, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are June and July (13.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (9.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Boone, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (10.3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Boone, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Boone, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in October - Boone, NC
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).