Childress
Texas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Childress, TX

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Childress, Texas, with temperature in the range of an average low of 55.4°F (13°C) and an average high of 74.5°F (23.6°C).

Temperature

In Childress, the average high-temperature drops, from a tropical 86.9°F (30.5°C) in September, to a warm 74.5°F (23.6°C). In October, in Childress, the average low-temperature is 55.4°F (13°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 53%.

Rainfall

In October, in Childress, the rain falls for 6.8 days. Throughout October, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 90.4 rainfall days, and 17.32" (440mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 7.3 snowfall days, and 3.94" (100mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Childress is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Childress, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Childress, Texas, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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 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.

What is the temperature in October in Childress?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Childress, is 74.5°F (23.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 55.4°F (13°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Childress?

In October, the average relative humidity in Childress, Texas, is 53%.

How many days does it rain in October in Childress?

In Childress, Texas, during October, the rain falls for 6.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Childress?

October is the first month it typically snows in Childress, Texas. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.08" (2mm) of snow.

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

In Childress, Texas, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Childress have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Childress, Texas, is 8.1h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Childress?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Childress, TX
  • Average high temperature in October: 74.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (96.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (53.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 55.4°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (76.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (34.9°F).

Average humidity in October - Childress, TX
  • Average humidity in October: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are September and December (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (45%).

Average rainfall in October - Childress, TX
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.81"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.55").

Average rainfall days in October - Childress, TX
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Childress, TX
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.08"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.5").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Childress, TX
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.4 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Childress, TX
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6.7).

Average UV index in October - Childress, TX
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).