October weather forecast and climate
Columbia, VA

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Columbia, Virginia, is an agreeable autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 68.2°F (20.1°C) and an average low of 48.7°F (9.3°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 80.1°F (26.7°C) in September, to an agreeable 68.2°F (20.1°C). In October, in Columbia, Virginia, the average low-temperature is 48.7°F (9.3°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Columbia is 76%.

Rainfall

In Columbia, it is raining for 10.3 days, with typically 2.36" (60mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 142.4 rainfall days, and 25.51" (648mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall in Columbia.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In Columbia, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

In Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index 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 ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Columbia?

In Columbia, Virginia, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

How many days does it rain in October in Columbia?

In Columbia, during October, the rain falls for 10.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.36" (60mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

May through October are months without snowfall in Columbia.

Does it snow in Columbia in October?

In Columbia, Virginia, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

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

In Columbia, Virginia, the average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Columbia is 5.9h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Columbia?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Columbia is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Columbia, VA

Average temperature in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 68.2°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (89.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (43°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 48.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (65.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Columbia, VA

Average pressure in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.05"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.96").

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Average wind speed in October
Columbia, VA

Average wind speed in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.3mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.3mph).

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Average humidity in October
Columbia, VA

Average humidity in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (69%).

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Average rainfall in October
Columbia, VA

Average rainfall in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.36"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (2.76").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.57").

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Average rainfall days in October
Columbia, VA

Average rainfall days in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Columbia, VA

Average snowfall in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (2.32").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Columbia, VA

Average snowfall days in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Columbia, VA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Columbia, VA

Average sunshine days in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (20.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (13.1 days).

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Average UV index in October
Columbia, VA

Average UV index in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Columbia, VA

Average cloud cover in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 45).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Columbia, VA

Average visibility in October - Columbia, VA
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, September and December (5mi).

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