Gilbert
West Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Gilbert, West VA

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Gilbert, West Virginia, with average temperature ranging between min 46.8°F (8.2°C) and max 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 78.1°F (25.6°C) in September, to a comfortable 65.5°F (18.6°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In Gilbert, in October, during 12.4 rainfall days, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gilbert, during the entire year, the rain falls for 181.3 days and collects up to 34.37" (873mm) 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 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.94" (24mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Gilbert, there are 38.9 snowfall days, and 17.48" (444mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Gilbert, West Virginia, the average sunshine is 6.1h.

UV index

In Gilbert, West Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against the skin and eye damage is obliged. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Gilbert?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 65.5°F (18.6°C), while the average low-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Gilbert?

The average relative humidity in October is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, West Virginia, during October, the rain falls for 12.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Gilbert?

October is the first month it typically snows in Gilbert. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.94" (24mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Gilbert have in October?

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Gilbert?

In Gilbert, the average sunshine in October is 6.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Gilbert?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 65.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (85.8°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (39.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 46.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.1°F).

Average humidity in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are April, June, July, August and November (76%).

Average rainfall in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.8"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.74").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.85").

Average rainfall days in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (20.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.94"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (4.53").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Gilbert, West 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: 6.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in October - Gilbert, West VA
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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