October weather forecast and climate
Austin, TX

The beautiful Lady Bird Lake passing through the city skyscrapers of Austin city, Texas
The beautiful Lady Bird Lake passing through the city skyscrapers of Austin city, Texas
October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Austin, Texas, with temperature in the range of an average low of 61°F (16.1°C) and an average high of 78.8°F (26°C).

Temperature

In Austin, the average high-temperature drops, from a tropical 88.2°F (31.2°C) in September, to a moderately hot 78.8°F (26°C). The average low-temperature, in Austin, is 61°F (16.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 67%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 10.9 days. Throughout October, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 142.7 rainfall days, and 21.5" (546mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through December are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Austin is 6.9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Austin is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in October in Austin?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Austin, Texas, is 78.8°F (26°C), while the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Austin?

The average relative humidity in October is 67%.

How many days does it rain in October in Austin?

In Austin, during October, the rain falls for 10.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Austin?

March through December are months without snowfall.

How many hours of daylight does Austin have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Austin, Texas, is 11.4h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Austin?

In October, the average sunshine in Austin is 6.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Austin?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Austin, TX
  • Average high temperature in October: 78.8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (96.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 61°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (75.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (42.6°F).

Average pressure in October - Austin, TX
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

Average wind speed in October - Austin, TX
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (9.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (6.2mph).

Average humidity in October - Austin, TX
  • Average humidity in October: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (59%).

Average rainfall in October - Austin, TX
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.56"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.78").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.91").

Average rainfall days in October - Austin, TX
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Austin, TX
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.4").
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Austin, TX
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Austin, TX
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.9h

Months with the most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average sunshine days in October - Austin, TX
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.1 days).

Average UV index in October - Austin, TX
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

Average cloud cover in October - Austin, TX
  • Average cloud cover in October: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in October - Austin, TX
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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