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

October weather forecast and climate
Lubbock, TX

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Lubbock, Texas, with average temperature varying between 52.7°F (11.5°C) and 73°F (22.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 83.3°F (28.5°C) in September, to a pleasant 73°F (22.8°C). In October, in Lubbock, the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 53%.

Rainfall

In Lubbock, during 7.6 rainfall days, 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lubbock, there are 88.4 rainfall days, and 14.09" (358mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through March, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Lubbock, Texas, there are 9.9 snowfall days, and 5.2" (132mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 8.7h.

UV index

In Lubbock, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Lubbock?

In October, in Lubbock, Texas, the average high-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lubbock?

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

How much does it rain in Lubbock in October?

In Lubbock, Texas, in October, it is raining for 7.6 days, with typically 1.61" (41mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Lubbock?

October is the first month it typically snows in Lubbock. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lubbock have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Lubbock, Texas, is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Lubbock?

In Lubbock, the average sunshine in October is 8.7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Lubbock?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Lubbock is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average high temperature in October: 73°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (92.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (52.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.4°F).

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

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (57%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (39%).

Average rainfall in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.61"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.39").

Average rainfall days in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (12.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.93").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lubbock, 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: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).