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

October weather forecast and climate
Parkersburg, West VA

October, like September, in Parkersburg, West Virginia, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature varying between 64.6°F (18.1°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a moderately hot 77.9°F (25.5°C) in September, to a comfortable 64.6°F (18.1°C). The average low-temperature, in Parkersburg, is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Parkersburg is 78%.

Rainfall

In Parkersburg, in October, it is raining for 13.5 days, with typically 2.09" (53mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 175.1 rainfall days, and 30.59" (777mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall in Parkersburg. October is the first month it typically snows in Parkersburg. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 42.5 snowfall days, and 12.4" (315mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Parkersburg, the average length of the day is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 5.9h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Parkersburg is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Parkersburg?

In Parkersburg, West Virginia, in October, the average high-temperature is 64.6°F (18.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.2°F (7.9°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Parkersburg?

The average relative humidity in October is 78%.

How much does it rain in Parkersburg in October?

In Parkersburg, West Virginia, during October, the rain falls for 13.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.09" (53mm) of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Parkersburg?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Parkersburg have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Parkersburg is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Parkersburg?

In October, the average sunshine in Parkersburg, West Virginia, is 5.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Parkersburg?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Parkersburg, West Virginia, is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 64.6°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 (36.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 46.2°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.2°F).

Average humidity in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (75%).

Average rainfall in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.09"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.89").

Average rainfall days in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (3.54").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Parkersburg, West VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

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

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