October weather forecast and climate
Montpelier, VT

Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont
Sunset in the scenic leafy town of Montpelier, Vermont

Weather in October

October, like September, in Montpelier, Vermont, is a cool autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 39.2°F (4°C) and an average high of 53.4°F (11.9°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from an enjoyable 67.6°F (19.8°C) in September, to a fresh 53.4°F (11.9°C). In Montpelier, the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Montpelier is 82%.

Rainfall

In October, in Montpelier, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Montpelier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.6 days and collects up to 32.01" (813mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.91" (23mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Montpelier, Vermont, there are 107.7 snowfall days, and 58.82" (1494mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Montpelier is 11h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 4.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Montpelier, Vermont, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, Vermont, in October, the average high-temperature is 53.4°F (11.9°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.2°F (4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Montpelier?

The average relative humidity in October in Montpelier is 82%.

How much does it rain in Montpelier in October?

In October, the rain falls for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Montpelier?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2.8 snowfall days, it receives 0.91" (23mm) of snow.

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

In October, the average length of the day is 11h.

How many hours of sunshine does Montpelier have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 4.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Montpelier?

In Montpelier, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Montpelier, VT

Average temperature in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average high temperature in October: 53.4°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (76.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (23.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (55.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (10.8°F).

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Average pressure in October
Montpelier, VT

Average pressure in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average pressure in October: 30"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.07").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.91").

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Average wind speed in October
Montpelier, VT

Average wind speed in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Montpelier, VT

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (76%).

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Average rainfall in October
Montpelier, VT

Average rainfall in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.19"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.09").

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Average rainfall days in October
Montpelier, VT

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

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (18.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (6.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.91"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (13.31").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Montpelier, VT

Average snowfall days in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.3 days).
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
Montpelier, VT

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.9h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 2.7).

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Average sunshine days in October
Montpelier, VT

Average sunshine days in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average sunshine days in October: 11.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (14.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Montpelier, VT

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Montpelier, VT

Average cloud cover in October - Montpelier, VT
  • Average cloud cover in October: 57

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 39).

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Average visibility in October
Montpelier, VT

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

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

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