October weather forecast and climate
Waynesville, NC

The townscape of Waynesville in North Carolina
The townscape of Waynesville in North Carolina
October, like September, in Waynesville, North Carolina, is another comfortable autumn month, with average temperature varying between 43.5°F (6.4°C) and 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a pleasant 73.2°F (22.9°C) in September, to a comfortable 63.7°F (17.6°C). In Waynesville, North Carolina, the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 79%.

Rainfall

In October, in Waynesville, the rain falls for 12.5 days. Throughout October, 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Waynesville, during the entire year, the rain falls for 196.9 days and collects up to 43.43" (1103mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Waynesville. October is the first month it typically snows in Waynesville. Throughout October, in the average 0.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Waynesville, North Carolina, there are 31.4 snowfall days, and 14.84" (377mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Waynesville, the average sunshine is 6.3h.

UV index

In Waynesville, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Waynesville?

In Waynesville, North Carolina, in October, the average high-temperature is 63.7°F (17.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 43.5°F (6.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Waynesville?

In October, the average relative humidity in Waynesville is 79%.

How many days does it rain in October in Waynesville?

In Waynesville, during October, the rain falls for 12.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.23" (82mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Waynesville?

October is the first month it typically snows in Waynesville. Throughout October, in the average 0.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.16" (4mm) of snow.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Waynesville have in October?

In Waynesville, the average sunshine in October is 6.3h.

How high is the UV index in October in Waynesville?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Waynesville, North Carolina, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 63.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (78.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 43.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.9°F).

Average pressure in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

Average wind speed in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

Average humidity in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average humidity in October: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are August and September (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.23"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.53").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.83").

Average rainfall days in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11 days).

Average snowfall in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.16"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.45").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (8.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.3h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

Average sunshine days in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (15.8 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are June and July (6.7 days).

Average UV index in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average cloud cover in October: 44

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 43).

Average visibility in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

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