Aberdeen
South Dakota, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Aberdeen, SD

During winter, snow cover is seen all over the area in Aberdeen City, South Dakota, there is a clear horizon line even with the dark, heavy clouds over
During winter, snow cover is seen all over the area in Aberdeen City, South Dakota, there is a clear horizon line even with the dark, heavy clouds over
October, the same as September, in Aberdeen, South Dakota, is another mild autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 32.7°F (0.4°C) and 57.6°F (14.2°C).

Temperature

In Aberdeen, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from an agreeable 72.1°F (22.3°C) in September, to a mild 57.6°F (14.2°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 32.7°F (0.4°C).

Rainfall

In Aberdeen, in October, it is raining for 7.2 days, with typically 2" (50.5mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Aberdeen, during the entire year, the rain falls for 94.4 days and collects up to 21.7" (551.6mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall.

Daylight

In Aberdeen, South Dakota, the average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Aberdeen, South Dakota, is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Aberdeen is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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. 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 Aberdeen?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 57.6°F (14.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 32.7°F (0.4°C).

How many days does it rain in October in Aberdeen?

In October, in Aberdeen, South Dakota, the rain falls for 7.2 days. Throughout October, 2" (50.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Aberdeen?

October is the first month it typically snows in Aberdeen. Throughout October, in the average 1 snowfall days, it receives 0.7" (17.8mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Aberdeen have in October?

In Aberdeen, the average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Aberdeen have in October?

In Aberdeen, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Aberdeen?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Aberdeen is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average high temperature in October: 57.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (83.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (22.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 32.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (59°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.5°F).

Average rainfall in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average rainfall in October: 2"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.7").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and December (0.5").

Average rainfall days in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (11.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.7"

The month with the highest snowfall is March (7.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and December (6.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in October - Aberdeen, SD
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).