October weather forecast and climate
Forfar, ND

October, like September, in Forfar, North Dakota, is another fresh autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 52.7°F (11.5°C) and 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from a pleasant 70.3°F (21.3°C) in September, to a cool 52.7°F (11.5°C). In Forfar, the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

Humidity

In Forfar, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In Forfar, during October, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation. In Forfar, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104.5 days and collects up to 16.1" (409mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Forfar, North Dakota. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.2 snowfall days, it receives 1.57" (40mm) of snow. In Forfar, during the entire year, snow falls for 74.4 days, and aggregates up to 21.42" (544mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Forfar is 6.2h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Forfar?

In Forfar, in October, the average high-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.3°F (3.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Forfar?

In Forfar, the average relative humidity in October is 64%.

How much does it rain in Forfar in October?

In Forfar, in October, during 9 rainfall days, 1.22" (31mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Forfar?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.2 snowfall days, it receives 1.57" (40mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Forfar have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Forfar?

In Forfar, the average sunshine in October is 6.2h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Forfar?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average high temperature in October: 52.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (81.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 38.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.3°F).

Average pressure in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average pressure in October: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.18").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84").

Average wind speed in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.7mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (10.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.5mph).

Average humidity in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average humidity in October: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (90%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (54%).

Average rainfall in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.22"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.83").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (0.51").

Average rainfall days in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.57"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.82").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average snowfall days in October: 3.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (14.7 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 3.8).

Average sunshine days in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.7 days).

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

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and November (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average cloud cover in October: 39

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 63).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 22).

Average visibility in October - Forfar, ND
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (5mi).