October weather forecast
Hood River, OR

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A red barn house in a farm field among scenic trees at the foot of a mountain with snowy peaks in Hood River, Oregon
A red barn house in a farm field among scenic trees at the foot of a mountain with snowy peaks in Hood River, Oregon

Weather in October

October, in Hood River, is characterized by a significant drop in temperatures from September. The climate becomes noticeably cooler, and rainfall increases, adding to the humidity. The change in weather is visible in the golden hues of the autumn foliage. Average wind speed drops slightly, indicating more stable weather conditions. The month records a significant increase in precipitation from 1.14" (29mm) in September to nearly 2.99" (76mm) in October.

Temperature

As October begins, there is a decrease in the average high-temperature, falling from an agreeable 68.9°F (20.5°C) in September to a mild 55.4°F (13°C). Hood River records an average low of 40.5°F (4.7°C) throughout the nights in October.

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Hood River, in October, it is raining for 14.2 days, with typically 2.99" (76mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 159.7 rainfall days, and 31.42" (798mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Hood River, the average length of the day in October is 10h and 55min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 6:45 pm. On the last day of October, in Hood River, sunrise is at 7:45 am and sunset at 5:53 pm PDT.

Sunshine

In Hood River, the average sunshine in October is 5.4h.

UV index

In Hood River, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: A daily high UV index of 3 in October leads to these guidelines:
Ensure safety - Imperative it is to shield skin and eyes from damage. The midday Sun can be dangerous due to its intense radiation; always find shade and reduce exposure. Using UVA and UVB-protective sunglasses and sun-protective clothing is effective against UV radiation.

Frequently asked questions

What are the temperatures in October?

During October, Hood River experiences an average high-temperature of 55.4°F (13°C) and a low-temperature of 40.5°F (4.7°C).

What is the average humidity in October?

In Hood River, the average relative humidity in October is 75%.

How much does it rain in October?

In Hood River, during October, the rain falls for 14.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow?

April through October are months without snowfall.

Does it snow in October?

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

What is the average length of the day in October?

In October, the average day length is 10h and 55min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 6:45 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:45 am and sunset at 5:53 pm PDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Hood River have in October?

In Hood River, the average sunshine duration in October is 5.4h.

How high is the UV index in October?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Hood River, OR

Average temperature in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average high temperature in October: 55.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (78.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (36°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 40.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (51.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (27°F).

Average pressure in October
Hood River, OR

Average pressure in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average pressure in October: 30.05"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is August (29.97"Hg).

Average wind speed in October
Hood River, OR

Average wind speed in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (6.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.8mph).

Average humidity in October
Hood River, OR

Average humidity in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average humidity in October: 75%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (59%).

Average rainfall in October
Hood River, OR

Average rainfall in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (5.67").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is July (0.28").

Average rainfall days in October
Hood River, OR

Average rainfall days in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (4.2 days).

Average snowfall in October
Hood River, OR

Average snowfall in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.76").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

Average snowfall days in October
Hood River, OR

Average snowfall days in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (4.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Hood River, OR

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average daylight in October: 10h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 42min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 48min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 2min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 42min).

Average sunshine days in October
Hood River, OR

Average sunshine days in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average sunshine days in October: 15.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (25.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is March (8.4 days).

Average UV index in October
Hood River, OR

Average UV index in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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

Average cloud cover in October
Hood River, OR

Average cloud cover in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average cloud cover in October: 45

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 64).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 17).

Average visibility in October
Hood River, OR

Average visibility in October - Hood River, OR
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August and September (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (4mi).

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