October weather forecast and climate
Columbia, MS

October, like September, in Columbia, Mississippi, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 57.7°F (14.3°C) and an average high of 78.4°F (25.8°C).

Temperature

In Columbia, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from a hot 87.4°F (30.8°C) in September, to a moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C). In Columbia, in October, the average low-temperature is 57.7°F (14.3°C).

Humidity

The least humid month is October, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

Rainfall

In Columbia, during 10.1 rainfall days, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 172.7 rainfall days, and 30.91" (785mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall in Columbia, Mississippi.

Daylight

In Columbia, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

In Columbia, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for 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.

What is the temperature in October in Columbia?

In October, in Columbia, Mississippi, the average high-temperature is 78.4°F (25.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 57.7°F (14.3°C).

What is the least humid month in Columbia?

October is the least humid month in Columbia, Mississippi, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

What is the average humidity in October in Columbia?

The average relative humidity in October in Columbia, Mississippi, is 71%.

How many days does it rain in October in Columbia?

In Columbia, in October, during 10.1 rainfall days, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Columbia?

April through November are months without snowfall.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Columbia have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Columbia is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Columbia?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Columbia, Mississippi, is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average high temperature in October: 25.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (13.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 14.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (4.4°C).

Average pressure in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average pressure in October: 1017.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1021.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (11km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (7.2km/h).

Average humidity in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average humidity in October: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (71%).

Average rainfall in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average rainfall in October: 46mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (102mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (38mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (7.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (10mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are February and December (Average sunshine: 4.9).

Average sunshine days in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (6.7 days).

Average UV index in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average UV index in October: 5

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

Average cloud cover in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average cloud cover in October: 29

Months with the most cloud cover are February and December (Cloud cover 49).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 29).

Average visibility in October - Columbia, MS
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, October and November (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December (8km).