Jackson
Mississippi, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Jackson, MS

The view of the Capitol building in Jackson, Mississippi, from a beautiful tree park
The view of the Capitol building in Jackson, Mississippi, from a beautiful tree park
October, like September, in Jackson, Mississippi, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 77.2°F (25.1°C) and min 56.7°F (13.7°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a tropical 87.3°F (30.7°C) in September, to a moderately hot 77.2°F (25.1°C). In October, in Jackson, Mississippi, the average low-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C).

Humidity

October is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 69%.

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Jackson, Mississippi, is October when the rain falls for 8.5 days and typically collects 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Jackson, Mississippi, snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Jackson, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Jackson?

In Jackson, in October, the average high-temperature is 77.2°F (25.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 56.7°F (13.7°C).

What is the least humid month in Jackson?

With an average relative humidity of 69%, October is the least humid month.

What is the average humidity in October in Jackson?

In October, the average relative humidity in Jackson is 69%.

How much does it rain in Jackson in October?

In Jackson, in October, during 8.5 rainfall days, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Jackson?

October is the month with the least rainfall in Jackson, Mississippi. Rain falls for 8.5 days and accumulates 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Jackson?

In Jackson, Mississippi, snow does not fall in March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Jackson have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Jackson have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Jackson?

In Jackson, Mississippi, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Jackson, MS
  • Average high temperature in October: 25.1°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (33.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 13.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (3.6°C).

Average humidity in October - Jackson, MS
  • Average humidity in October: 69%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (80%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (69%).

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

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (88mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (46mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Jackson, MS
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (8.5 days).

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (9mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.9h).

Average UV index in October - Jackson, MS
  • Average UV index in October: 4

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).