October weather forecast
Meadow, SD

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Meadow, South Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average low of 39.4°F (4.1°C) and an average high of 54.7°F (12.6°C).

Temperature

In Meadow, the average high-temperature in October plummets from an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C) in September to a cool 54.7°F (12.6°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C).

Humidity

In Meadow, the average relative humidity in October is 60%.

Rainfall

In Meadow, during October, the rain falls for 7.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation. In Meadow, during the entire year, the rain falls for 101.3 days and collects up to 14.25" (362mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Meadow. October is the first month it typically snows in Meadow, South Dakota. Throughout October, in the average 3.2 snowfall days, it receives 1.69" (43mm) of snow. In Meadow, during the entire year, snow falls for 65.8 days and aggregates up to 21.42" (544mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Meadow, the average length of the day in October is 10h and 55min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 6:29 pm. On the last day of October, in Meadow, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 5:37 pm MDT.

Sunshine

In Meadow, the average sunshine in October is 6.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Meadow, South Dakota, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in October interpret into the following advice:
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 solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Meadow?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 54.7°F (12.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.4°F (4.1°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is computed to be 84.2°F (29°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Meadow?

In Meadow, the average relative humidity in October is 60%.

How much does it rain in Meadow in October?

In Meadow, South Dakota, in October, it is raining for 7.5 days, with typically 1.26" (32mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Meadow?

October is the first month it typically snows in Meadow, South Dakota. Throughout October, in the average 3.2 snowfall days, it receives 1.69" (43mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Meadow have in October?

The average day length in October in Meadow is 10h and 55min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Meadow?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 6:29 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:27 am and sunset at 5:37 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Meadow?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Meadow, South Dakota, is 6.6h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Meadow?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Meadow is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Meadow, SD

Average temperature in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average high temperature in October: 54.7°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (25.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Meadow, SD

Average pressure in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Meadow, SD

Average wind speed in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Meadow, SD

Average humidity in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average humidity in October: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (85%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (51%).

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Average rainfall in October
Meadow, SD

Average rainfall in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.26"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (2.28").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.47").

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Average rainfall days in October
Meadow, SD

Average rainfall days in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.9 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Meadow, SD

Average snowfall in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.69"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (4.53").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Meadow, SD

Average snowfall days in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average snowfall days in October: 3.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (12.9 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Meadow, SD

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average daylight in October: 10h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 38min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 46min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 30min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Meadow, SD

Average sunshine days in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Meadow, SD

Average UV index in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Meadow, SD

Average cloud cover in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average cloud cover in October: 34

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 52).
The months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 20).

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Average visibility in October
Meadow, SD

Average visibility in October - Meadow, SD
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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