October weather forecast and climate
Oak Ridge, NJ

October, like September, in Oak Ridge, New Jersey, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 45°F (7.2°C) and 60.8°F (16°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 73.6°F (23.1°C) in September, to a comfortable 60.8°F (16°C). In Oak Ridge, the average low-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C).

Humidity

The most humid month in Oak Ridge, New Jersey, is October, with an average relative humidity of 82%.

Rainfall

In Oak Ridge, during October, the rain falls for 9.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation. In Oak Ridge, during the entire year, the rain falls for 133 days and collects up to 14.02" (356mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows in Oak Ridge. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Oak Ridge, there are 26.7 snowfall days, and 6.06" (154mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In Oak Ridge, the average length of the day is 11.1h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 5.1h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Oak Ridge is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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. 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 Oak Ridge?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Oak Ridge, New Jersey, is 60.8°F (16°C), while the average low-temperature is 45°F (7.2°C).

What is the most humid month in Oak Ridge?

With an average relative humidity of 82%, October is the most humid month in Oak Ridge, New Jersey.

What is the average humidity in October in Oak Ridge?

In October, the average relative humidity is 82%.

How much does it rain in Oak Ridge in October?

In Oak Ridge, New Jersey, in October, during 9.8 rainfall days, 1.34" (34mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Oak Ridge?

October is the first month it typically snows in Oak Ridge, New Jersey. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in Oak Ridge?

The average length of the day in October in Oak Ridge, New Jersey, is 11.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Oak Ridge have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Oak Ridge is 5.1h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Oak Ridge?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average high temperature in October: 16°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (28°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 7.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.4°C).

Average pressure in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.6mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (13km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8km/h).

Average humidity in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average humidity in October: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

Average rainfall in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average rainfall in October: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (47mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.3 days).

Average snowfall in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (38mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • 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: 5.1h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.1h).

Average sunshine days in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (12.1 days).

Average UV index in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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

Average cloud cover in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average cloud cover in October: 48

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 53).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 38).

Average visibility in October - Oak Ridge, NJ
  • Average visibility in October: 8km

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