October weather forecast
Athens, AL

Weather in October

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Athens, Alabama, with an average temperature ranging between min 52.3°F (11.3°C) and max 71.6°F (22°C).

Temperature

In Athens, the average high-temperature in October decreases from a warm 82.6°F (28.1°C) in September to an agreeable 71.6°F (22°C). In October, in Athens, the average low-temperature is 52.3°F (11.3°C).

Humidity

The least humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 72%.

Rainfall

In Athens, during 9.1 rainfall days, 1.26" (32mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 132.4 rainfall days, and 14.61" (371mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Athens, snow does not fall in March through November.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Athens is 11h and 18min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 6:32 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:55 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Athens is 7.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Athens is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. 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.
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FAQ

What is the least humid month in Athens?

With an average relative humidity of 72%, October is the least humid month.

What is the average humidity in October in Athens?

In Athens, Alabama, the average relative humidity in October is 72%.

How much does it rain in Athens in October?

In Athens, in October, it is raining for 9.1 days, with typically 1.26" (32mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Athens?

March through November are months without snowfall in Athens.

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

The average day length in October is 11h and 18min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Athens?

On the first day of October in Athens, sunrise is at 6:42 am and sunset at 6:32 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:07 am and sunset at 5:55 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Athens have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Athens, Alabama, is 7.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Athens?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Athens, Alabama, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Athens, AL

Average temperature in October - Athens, AL
  • Average high temperature in October: 71.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (47.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 52.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
Athens, AL

Average pressure in October - Athens, AL
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.98"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Athens, AL

Average wind speed in October - Athens, AL
  • Average wind speed in October: 6.8mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.8mph).

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Average humidity in October
Athens, AL

Average humidity in October - Athens, AL
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in October
Athens, AL

Average rainfall in October - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.26"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (1.54").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (0.71").

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Average rainfall days in October
Athens, AL

Average rainfall days in October - Athens, AL
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (6.6 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Athens, AL

Average snowfall in October - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The months with the highest snowfall are January and February (0.08").
The months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Athens, AL

Average snowfall days in October - Athens, AL
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Athens, AL

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Athens, AL
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 18min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 28min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 52min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 6min

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Athens, AL

Average sunshine days in October - Athens, AL
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (12.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Athens, AL

Average UV index in October - Athens, AL
  • Average UV index in October: 4

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 and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Athens, AL

Average cloud cover in October - Athens, AL
  • Average cloud cover in October: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 29).

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Average visibility in October
Athens, AL

Average visibility in October - Athens, AL
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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