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

October weather forecast and climate
Highlands, NC

Flowers and green grass. Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina, rain clouds
Flowers and green grass. Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina, rain clouds
October, like September, in Highlands, North Carolina, is another enjoyable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 39.9°F (4.4°C) and an average high of 62.1°F (16.7°C).

Temperature

In Highlands, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from an agreeable 71.1°F (21.7°C) in September, to a comfortable 62.1°F (16.7°C). In Highlands, the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Highlands is October when 5.9" (151.1mm) of precipitation is typically aggregated.

Snowfall

June through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

What is the temperature in October in Highlands?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Highlands, North Carolina, is 62.1°F (16.7°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

How much does it rain in Highlands in October?

During October, Highlands regularly aggregates up to 5.9" (151.1mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Highlands?

The month with the least rainfall is October when 5.9" (151.1mm) of precipitation is typically aggregated.

Does it snow in Highlands in October?

In Highlands, North Carolina, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Highlands?

June through October are months without snowfall.

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

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.
Average temperature in October - Highlands, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 62°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 40°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23°F).

Average rainfall in October - Highlands, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 6"

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are November and December (8.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (6").

Average snowfall in October - Highlands, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (3.6").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in October - Highlands, 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).