Topeka
Kansas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Topeka, KS

The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
The tall tower of Topeka High School in Topeka, Kansas
October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Topeka, Kansas, with temperature in the range of an average low of 47.8°F (8.8°C) and an average high of 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 79°F (26.1°C) in September, to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Topeka, is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month in Topeka, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

Rainfall

In Topeka, it is raining for 9.3 days, with typically 2.24" (57mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 123.3 rainfall days, and 23.82" (605mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through April, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow. In Topeka, during the entire year, snow falls for 16.5 days, and aggregates up to 6.5" (165mm) of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 6.5h.

UV index

In Topeka, 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 ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Topeka?

In Topeka, Kansas, in October, the average high-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 47.8°F (8.8°C).

What is the least humid month in Topeka?

October is the least humid month in Topeka, Kansas, with an average relative humidity of 67%.

What is the average humidity in October in Topeka?

In Topeka, the average relative humidity in October is 67%.

How much does it rain in Topeka in October?

In Topeka, Kansas, in October, during 9.3 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Topeka?

October is the first month it typically snows in Topeka, Kansas. Throughout October, in the average 0.4 snowfall days, it receives 0.2" (5mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Topeka?

In October, the average sunshine in Topeka, Kansas, is 6.5h.

How high is the UV index in October in Topeka?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Topeka 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 - Topeka, KS
  • Average high temperature in October: 18.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-5.2°C).

Average humidity in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average humidity in October: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

Average rainfall in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall in October: 57mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (95mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall in October: 5mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (66mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.4 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Topeka, KS
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.5h

Months with most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in October - Topeka, KS
  • 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, November and December (UV index 2).