October weather forecast
Lake Charles, LA

A large ship has docked on the shores of the iconic Lake Charles in Louisiana
A large ship has docked on the shores of the iconic Lake Charles in Louisiana

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Lake Charles, Louisiana, with an average temperature ranging between min 61.9°F (16.6°C) and max 79.9°F (26.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a tropical 87.4°F (30.8°C) in September to a moderately hot 79.9°F (26.6°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C).

Humidity

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

Rainfall

In Lake Charles, during 11.9 rainfall days, 3.43" (87mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Lake Charles, there are 182.1 rainfall days, and 39.25" (997mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Lake Charles, snow does not fall in February through November.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 26min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:58 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 6:26 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Lake Charles is 6.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Lake Charles?

In Lake Charles, in October, the average high-temperature is 79.9°F (26.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 61.9°F (16.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in September is computed to be 102.2°F (39°C).

What is the least humid month in Lake Charles?

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

What is the average humidity in October in Lake Charles?

In Lake Charles, Louisiana, the average relative humidity in October is 72%.

How much does it rain in Lake Charles in October?

In October, the rain falls for 11.9 days. Throughout October, 3.43" (87mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Lake Charles?

February through November are months without snowfall in Lake Charles.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Charles have in October?

The average day length in October in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is 11h and 26min.

When are sunrise and sunset in October in Lake Charles?

On the first day of October in Lake Charles, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:58 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:26 am and sunset at 6:26 pm CDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Lake Charles?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is 6.5h.

How high is the UV index in October in Lake Charles?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. 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
Lake Charles, LA

Average temperature in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average high temperature in October: 79.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (91.4°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (59.4°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 61.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (75.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (44.4°F).

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Average pressure in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average pressure in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.01"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.16"Hg).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are June and August (29.94"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average wind speed in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.4mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (9.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average humidity in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average humidity in October: 72%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average rainfall in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average rainfall in October: 3.43"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (5.75").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (2.32").

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Average rainfall days in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average rainfall days in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average snowfall in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (0.2").
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average snowfall days in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

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

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 4min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 14min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 30min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average sunshine days in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (7.3 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average UV index in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average UV index in October: 5

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average cloud cover in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 25

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 25).

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Average visibility in October
Lake Charles, LA

Average visibility in October - Lake Charles, LA
  • 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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