October weather forecast
Rita, West VA

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another comfortable autumn month in Rita, West Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 65.5°F (18.6°C) and an average low of 46.8°F (8.2°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). The average low-temperature, in Rita, is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October in Rita is 77%.

Rainfall

In Rita, West Virginia, during October, the rain falls for 12.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Rita, there are 181.3 rainfall days, and 34.37" (873mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Rita are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Rita. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.94" (24mm) of snow. In Rita, during the entire year, snow falls for 38.9 days and aggregates up to 17.48" (444mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 12min.
On the first day of October in Rita, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 7:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 6:30 pm EDT.

Sunshine

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

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Rita is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Rita?

In Rita, West Virginia, in October, the average high-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'feels like'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is appraised at 95°F (35°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Rita?

In October, the average relative humidity in Rita, West Virginia, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Rita?

In Rita, in October, during 12.4 rainfall days, 2.8" (71mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Rita?

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

How many hours of daylight does Rita have in October?

In Rita, West Virginia, the average day length in October is 11h and 12min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Rita?

On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:23 am and sunset at 7:11 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:52 am and sunset at 6:30 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Rita?

The average sunshine duration in October in Rita, West Virginia, is 6.1h.

How high is the UV index in October in Rita?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Rita, West Virginia, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Rita, West VA

Average temperature in October - Rita, 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).

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Average pressure in October
Rita, West VA

Average pressure in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Rita, West VA

Average wind speed in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January, February and April (6.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Rita, West VA

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

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

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Average rainfall in October
Rita, West VA

Average rainfall in October - Rita, 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").

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Average rainfall days in October
Rita, West VA

Average rainfall days in October - Rita, 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).

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Average snowfall in October
Rita, West VA

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

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

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Average snowfall days in October
Rita, West VA

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (11.6 days).
The 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
Rita, West VA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 12min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 36min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 6min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Rita, West VA

Average sunshine days in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17 days

The months with the most sunshine days are October and November (17 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Rita, West VA

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

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Rita, West VA

Average cloud cover in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 62).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in October
Rita, West VA

Average visibility in October - Rita, West VA
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

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

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