Baton Rouge
Louisiana, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Baton Rouge, LA

Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Manicured lawns and beautiful trees approaching the State Capitol building in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
October, like September, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is another warm autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 60.1°F (15.6°C) and max 80.2°F (26.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a tropical 88°F (31.1°C) in September, to a moderately hot 80.2°F (26.8°C). In Baton Rouge, in October, the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in October, during 10 rainfall days, 2.32" (59mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Baton Rouge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177.1 days and collects up to 36.1" (917mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Baton Rouge, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Baton Rouge is 6.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the average high-temperature is 80.2°F (26.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 60.1°F (15.6°C).

What is the least humid month in Baton Rouge?

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

What is the average humidity in October in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, the average relative humidity in October is 72%.

How many days does it rain in October in Baton Rouge?

In Baton Rouge, in October, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 2.32" (59mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Baton Rouge?

February through November are months without snowfall in Baton Rouge.

What is the average length of the day in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, the average length of the day in Baton Rouge is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Baton Rouge have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Baton Rouge is 6.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Baton Rouge?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average high temperature in October: 26.8°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (33.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 15.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (23.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.8°C).

Average humidity in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

Average rainfall in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall in October: 59mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (120mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (45mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (22.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (8.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (7mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in October - Baton Rouge, LA
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).