October weather forecast and climate
Ashland, WI

October, like September, in Ashland, Wisconsin, is a cool autumn month, with average temperature varying between 40.3°F (4.6°C) and 52°F (11.1°C).

Temperature

In Ashland, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C) in September, to a cool 52°F (11.1°C). In Ashland, in October, the average low-temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C).

Humidity

In Ashland, Wisconsin, the average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In October, in Ashland, the rain falls for 13.4 days. Throughout October, 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Ashland, during the entire year, the rain falls for 121.6 days and collects up to 21.42" (544mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Ashland are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.7 snowfall days, it receives 0.55" (14mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Ashland, Wisconsin, there are 99.1 snowfall days, and 37.13" (943mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Ashland, Wisconsin, the average water temperature is 48°F (8.9°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 4.6h.

UV index

In Ashland, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from 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. 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 Ashland?

In Ashland, Wisconsin, in October, the average high-temperature is 52°F (11.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.3°F (4.6°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Ashland?

The average relative humidity in October in Ashland, Wisconsin, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Ashland?

In Ashland, during October, the rain falls for 13.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.17" (55mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Ashland?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.7 snowfall days, it receives 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

What is the ocean temperature in October in Ashland?

In October, the average ocean temperature in Ashland, Wisconsin, is 48°F (8.9°C). Swimming in 48°F (8.9°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Ashland have in October?

In Ashland, the average length of the day in October is 10.9h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Ashland?

In October, the average sunshine is 4.6h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Ashland?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average high temperature in October: 52°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 (19.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 40.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (57.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.6°F).

Average pressure in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average pressure in October: 29.96"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (30.1").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.9").

Average wind speed in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is November (9.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (6.6mph).

Average humidity in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (72%).

Average rainfall in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.17"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.56").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.94").

Average rainfall days in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average rainfall days in October: 13.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (3.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.55"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.95").
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average snowfall days in October: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (21.8 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average sea temperature in October: 48°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (32.9°F).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 2.3h).

Average sunshine days in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (15 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (9.8 days).

Average UV index in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average cloud cover in October: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 78).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in October - Ashland, WI
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
The month with the lowest visibility is January (4mi).