Bottineau
North Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Bottineau, ND

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Bottineau, North Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average low of 29.5°F (-1.4°C) and an average high of 53.1°F (11.7°C).

Temperature

In Bottineau, North Dakota, the average high-temperature plummets, from an agreeable 68.4°F (20.2°C) in September, to a cool 53.1°F (11.7°C). In October, in Bottineau, North Dakota, the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

Rainfall

In Bottineau, in October, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 1.3" (33.5mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 81 rainfall days, and 17.9" (454mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Bottineau, North Dakota, are January through May, September through December. During October, Bottineau regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (71.1mm) of snow. In Bottineau, North Dakota, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 45.2" (1148mm).

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Bottineau is 10.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Bottineau is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Bottineau?

In Bottineau, in October, the average high-temperature is 53.1°F (11.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 29.5°F (-1.4°C).

How much does it rain in Bottineau in October?

In Bottineau, North Dakota, in October, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 1.3" (33.5mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Bottineau in October?

During October, Bottineau regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (71.1mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Bottineau is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Bottineau have in October?

In Bottineau, the average sunshine in October is 6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Bottineau?

In Bottineau, North Dakota, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average high temperature in October: 53.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (79.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 29.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-4.3°F).

Average rainfall in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.3"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.6").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (0.4").

Average rainfall days in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average rainfall days in October: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (10 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average snowfall in October: 2.8"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (9.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average daylight in October: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in October - Bottineau, ND
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).