October weather forecast and climate
Whittier, NC

October, like September, in Whittier, North Carolina, is another comfortable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 44.6°F (7°C) and an average high of 64.6°F (18.1°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 74.7°F (23.7°C) in September, to a comfortable 64.6°F (18.1°C). In October, in Whittier, the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Whittier, North Carolina, in October, during 11.9 rainfall days, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Whittier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 189.2 days and collects up to 40.39" (1026mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Whittier. October is the first month it typically snows in Whittier. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Whittier, North Carolina, there are 18.7 snowfall days, and 10.16" (258mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Whittier is 6.8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation 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 Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Whittier?

In Whittier, North Carolina, in October, the average high-temperature is 64.6°F (18.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 44.6°F (7°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Whittier?

The average relative humidity in October in Whittier is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Whittier?

In Whittier, during October, the rain falls for 11.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Whittier?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.12" (3mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Whittier, North Carolina, is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Whittier?

In October, the average sunshine is 6.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Whittier?

In Whittier, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 64.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (80.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (42.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 44.6°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27°F).

Average pressure in October - Whittier, 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 - Whittier, NC
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.4mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.1mph).

Average humidity in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and September (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (77%).

Average rainfall in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (4.33").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.56").

Average rainfall days in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.7 days).

Average snowfall in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.12"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2.95").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (5.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Whittier, 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: 6.8h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

Average sunshine days in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (8.8 days).

Average UV index in October - Whittier, 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 and December (UV index 2).

Average cloud cover in October - Whittier, NC
  • Average cloud cover in October: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 37).

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

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