October weather forecast
Waynesville, NC

The townscape of Waynesville in North Carolina
The townscape of Waynesville in North Carolina

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Waynesville, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 43.5°F (6.4°C) and an average high of 63.7°F (17.6°C).

Temperature

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

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Waynesville, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 3.23" (82mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 196.9 rainfall days, and 43.43" (1103mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

In Waynesville, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 17min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 7:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 6:38 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Waynesville is 6.3h.

UV index

In Waynesville, North Carolina, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Waynesville?

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

How many days does it rain in October in Waynesville?

In Waynesville, North Carolina, in October, it is raining for 12.5 days, with typically 3.23" (82mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow 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.

How many hours of daylight does Waynesville have in October?

In October, the average day length in Waynesville is 11h and 17min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Waynesville?

On the first day of October in Waynesville, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 7:16 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 6:38 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Waynesville have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October is 6.3h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Waynesville?

In Waynesville, North Carolina, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Waynesville, NC

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).

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Average pressure in October
Waynesville, NC

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

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

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Average wind speed in October
Waynesville, NC

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).

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Average humidity in October
Waynesville, NC

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

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

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Average rainfall in October
Waynesville, NC

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").

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Average rainfall days in October
Waynesville, NC

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).

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Average snowfall in October
Waynesville, NC

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

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

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Average snowfall days in October
Waynesville, NC

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).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Waynesville, NC

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Waynesville, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 17min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 31min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 49min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Waynesville, NC

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).
The months with the least sunshine days are June and July (6.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Waynesville, NC

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

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Waynesville, NC

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).

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Average visibility in October
Waynesville, NC

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

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

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