October weather forecast and climate
Elko, NV

The view of the front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada, under the clear and blue sky, along Idaho street
The view of the front of the iconic county courthouse of Elko County in Nevada, under the clear and blue sky, along Idaho street
October, the same as September, in Elko, Nevada, is another mild autumn month, with average temperature varying between 38.7°F (3.7°C) and 57.2°F (14°C).

Temperature

In Elko, the average high-temperature in October declines considerably, from an agreeable 72.7°F (22.6°C) in September, to a moderate 57.2°F (14°C). In October, in Elko, the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 46%.

Rainfall

In Elko, during October, the rain falls for 6.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation. In Elko, during the entire year, the rain falls for 92.1 days and collects up to 10.28" (261mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows in Elko. Throughout October, in the average 1 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Elko, during the entire year, snow falls for 53 days, and aggregates up to 30.28" (769mm) of snow.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Elko is 11.1h.

Sunshine

In Elko, the average sunshine is 8.6h.

UV index

In Elko, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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. 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 Elko?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 57.2°F (14°C), while the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Elko?

In Elko, the average relative humidity in October is 46%.

How much does it rain in Elko in October?

In Elko, Nevada, in October, during 6.7 rainfall days, 0.55" (14mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Elko?

October is the first month it typically snows in Elko, Nevada. Throughout October, in the average 1 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Elko?

In Elko, Nevada, the average sunshine in October is 8.6h.

How high is the UV index in October in Elko?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Elko is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Elko, NV
  • Average high temperature in October: 14°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (29.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-0.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 3.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.2°C).

Average pressure in October - Elko, NV
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1024.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.4mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Elko, NV
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.1km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (9.1km/h).

Average humidity in October - Elko, NV
  • Average humidity in October: 46%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (26%).

Average rainfall in October - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall in October: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (34mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Elko, NV
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.6 days).

Average snowfall in October - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall in October: 6mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (212mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Elko, NV
  • Average snowfall days in October: 1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Elko, NV
  • Average daylight in October: 11.1h

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.6h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.7h).

Average sunshine days in October - Elko, NV
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (22.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (13.9 days).

Average UV index in October - Elko, NV
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in October - Elko, NV
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (8km).