Lincoln
Nebraska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Lincoln, NE

A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska, viewed at sunset
A water fountain in front of the State Capital building in Lincoln, Nebraska, viewed at sunset
October, like September, in Lincoln, Nebraska, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 40.6°F (4.8°C) and max 65.8°F (18.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 78.6°F (25.9°C) in September, to a comfortable 65.8°F (18.8°C). In Lincoln, in October, the average low-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 67.1%.

Rainfall

In Lincoln, in October, it is raining for 6.9 days, with typically 2" (50mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lincoln, there are 95.2 rainfall days, and 28.9" (735.3mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Lincoln is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 4 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, in October, the average high-temperature is 65.8°F (18.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.6°F (4.8°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lincoln?

The average relative humidity in October in Lincoln, Nebraska, is 67.1%.

How many days does it rain in October in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, during October, the rain falls for 6.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2" (50mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Lincoln?

October is the first month it typically snows in Lincoln. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 0.7" (17.8mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lincoln have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Lincoln is 11.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Lincoln?

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Lincoln?

In Lincoln, Nebraska, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average high temperature in October: 18.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 4.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.1°C).

Average humidity in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average humidity in October: 67.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (73.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (63.6%).

Average rainfall in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall in October: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (110.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (16.3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (11.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (5.4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall in October: 17.8mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (149.9mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (4.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in October - Lincoln, NE
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 10).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 1).