October weather forecast
Killington, VT

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Weather in October

With the trees aflame in autumnal colors, October takes over the color palette from September's mild hues. The month echoes the weather patterns of its predecessor, marked by a continuous decline in temperature. The change in season is tangible as the longer evenings hint towards the nearing winter. October weather allows for comfortable outdoor excursions amidst breathtaking fall landscapes despite the falling temperature. The shift in seasons moves at a brisk pace, adding a unique chill to the October air.

Temperature

The shift from September to October in Killington is characterized by a clear decrease in the average high-temperature, reducing from a pleasant 68.4°F (20.2°C) to a fresh 54°F (12.2°C). The nighttime temperature in Killington, during October, averages of 39.7°F (4.3°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 82%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October, when the rain falls for 15.9 days and typically aggregates up to 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Killington. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2.6 snowfall days, it receives 1.22" (31mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 93.2 snowfall days, and 58.35" (1482mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Killington, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 0min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 6:31 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Killington is 5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The maximum daily UV index of 2 in October converts into the following recommendations:
While sun exposure does not greatly affect most, individuals with fair skin, babies, and children always need vigilant safeguarding. UV radiation from the Sun is most dangerous during midday; take precautions and seek shade. Sunglasses that ward off UVA and UVB rays play a pivotal role in reducing solar eye damage. Consider carefully! The reflective quality of snow can almost double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
Updated: Feb 14, 2024
Published by: Weather U.S. | About Us
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Frequently asked questions

What is the usual temperature for Killington in October?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Killington, is 54°F (12.2°C), while the average low-temperature is 39.7°F (4.3°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Killington?

The average relative humidity in October is 82%.

What is the rainiest month in Killington?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Killington, Vermont. Rain falls for 15.9 days and accumulates 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Killington in October?

In October, in Killington, Vermont, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 2.99" (76mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Killington?

October is the first month it typically snows in Killington, Vermont. Throughout October, in the average 2.6 snowfall days, it receives 1.22" (31mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Killington have in October?

In Killington, the average day length in October is 11h and 0min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Killington?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:49 am and sunset at 6:31 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 5:42 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Killington?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Killington, Vermont, is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Killington?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Killington is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Killington, VT

Average temperature in October - Killington, VT
  • Average high temperature in October: 54°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (77.5°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (56.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.2°F).

Average pressure in October
Killington, VT

Average pressure in October - Killington, VT
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.08"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91"Hg).

Average wind speed in October
Killington, VT

Average wind speed in October - Killington, VT
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.1mph).

Average humidity in October
Killington, VT

Average humidity in October - Killington, VT
  • Average humidity in October: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (88%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are April and May (76%).

Average rainfall in October
Killington, VT

Average rainfall in October - Killington, VT
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.99"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (2.99").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.81").

Average rainfall days in October
Killington, VT

Average rainfall days in October - Killington, VT
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (7.3 days).

Average snowfall in October
Killington, VT

Average snowfall in October - Killington, VT
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.22"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (12.99").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October
Killington, VT

Average snowfall days in October - Killington, VT
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (19.7 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Killington, VT

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Killington, VT
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 0min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 24min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 0min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 3h).

Average sunshine days in October
Killington, VT

Average sunshine days in October - Killington, VT
  • Average sunshine days in October: 11.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (7.8 days).

Average UV index in October
Killington, VT

Average UV index in October - Killington, VT
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are February and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October
Killington, VT

Average cloud cover in October - Killington, VT
  • Average cloud cover in October: 53

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 68).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 37).

Average visibility in October
Killington, VT

Average visibility in October - Killington, VT
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (4mi).

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