Altus
Oklahoma, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Altus, OK

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Altus, Oklahoma, with average temperature varying between 50.4°F (10.2°C) and 77.7°F (25.4°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C) in September, to a warm 77.7°F (25.4°C). In Altus, in October, the average low-temperature is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

Rainfall

In October, in Altus, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout October, 2.8" (72.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Altus, during the entire year, the rain falls for 70 days and collects up to 25.8" (654.4mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Altus, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows. In Altus, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 5" (126.9mm).

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Altus, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

UV index

In Altus, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Altus?

In October, the average high-temperature is 77.7°F (25.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 50.4°F (10.2°C).

How much does it rain in Altus in October?

In October, in Altus, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout October, 2.8" (72.1mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Altus in October?

In Altus, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

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

The average length of the day in October in Altus, Oklahoma, is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Altus have in October?

In Altus, Oklahoma, the average sunshine in October is 8h.

How high is the UV index in October in Altus?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Altus is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Altus, OK
  • Average high temperature in October: 77.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (97.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (53.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 50.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.8°F).

Average rainfall in October - Altus, OK
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (4").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0.9").

Average rainfall days in October - Altus, OK
  • Average rainfall days in October: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and November (4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Altus, OK
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Altus, OK
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in October - Altus, OK
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).