October weather forecast
Prestonsburg, KY

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another comfortable autumn month in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, with an average temperature fluctuating between 47.3°F (8.5°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C).

Temperature

In Prestonsburg, the average high-temperature in October decreases from a warm 79.3°F (26.3°C) in September to a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C). In October, in Prestonsburg, the average low-temperature is 47.3°F (8.5°C).

Humidity

In Prestonsburg, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

Rainfall

In Prestonsburg, during 12.9 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Prestonsburg, there are 181.8 rainfall days, and 33.43" (849mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Prestonsburg are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow. Throughout the year, there are 35.7 snowfall days, and 14.09" (358mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Prestonsburg, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 13min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of October, in Prestonsburg, sunrise is at 7:55 am and sunset at 6:33 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Prestonsburg, the average sunshine in October is 6.4h.

UV index

In Prestonsburg, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Prestonsburg?

The average relative humidity in October in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Prestonsburg in October?

In Prestonsburg, Kentucky, in October, during 12.9 rainfall days, 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Prestonsburg?

October is the first month it typically snows in Prestonsburg. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.43" (11mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Prestonsburg have in October?

The average day length in October in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, is 11h and 13min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Prestonsburg?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:55 am and sunset at 6:33 pm EDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Prestonsburg have in October?

The average sunshine duration in October in Prestonsburg is 6.4h.

How high is the UV index in October in Prestonsburg?

In Prestonsburg, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average temperature in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average high temperature in October: 67.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (86.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 47.3°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.1°F).

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Average pressure in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average pressure in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"Hg

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and 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
Prestonsburg, KY

Average wind speed in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average wind speed in October: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.6mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average humidity in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (80%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and November (74%).

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Average rainfall in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average rainfall in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.87"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (3.66").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.85").

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Average rainfall days in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average rainfall days in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 12.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (19.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.4 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average snowfall in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.43"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.62").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average snowfall days in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • 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
Prestonsburg, KY

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 13min

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 37min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 4h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average sunshine days in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 16.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (16.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average UV index in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • 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
Prestonsburg, KY

Average cloud cover in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Prestonsburg, KY

Average visibility in October - Prestonsburg, KY
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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