October weather forecast and climate
Charlotte, NC

A small river flowing through the beautiful Marshall Park overlooking Charlotte city buildings, North Carolina
A small river flowing through the beautiful Marshall Park overlooking Charlotte city buildings, North Carolina
October is the prime of the fall season in Charlotte with brilliant shades of colors. The leaves usually turn colors by the fourth week of October, and the red, orange and crimson colors scatter all over the landscape. The temperatures are in the highly agreeable 49°F (9.4°C) to 72°F (22.2°C) with cool breezes in the evenings.
The rainfall registers 3.4" (86.4mm) as the daylight reduces to 11 hours by mid-October.
The summer crowds in Charlotte usually disperse by October. Start early in the morning to explore the fall foliage. October is one of the best times to visit Charlotte due to the pleasant weather.

What is the temperature in October in Charlotte?

In Charlotte, North Carolina, in October, the average high-temperature is 71.6°F (22°C), and the average low-temperature is 50°F (10°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Charlotte?

In Charlotte, in October, during 7 rainfall days, 3.4" (87mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Charlotte have in October?

In Charlotte, North Carolina, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Charlotte have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Charlotte, North Carolina, is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Charlotte?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Charlotte is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Charlotte, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 72°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (50°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 50°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (30°F).

Average rainfall in October - Charlotte, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (4.8").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (3.1").

Average rainfall days in October - Charlotte, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and July (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (7 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Charlotte, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

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

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

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