October weather forecast and climate
McDonald, NM

October, the same as September, in McDonald, New Mexico, is another pleasant autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 54.3°F (12.4°C) and max 72.7°F (22.6°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a warm 82.4°F (28°C) in September, to a pleasant 72.7°F (22.6°C). In McDonald, the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

Humidity

In McDonald, the average relative humidity is 49%.

Rainfall

In McDonald, in October, it is raining for 6.6 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation. In McDonald, during the entire year, the rain falls for 77 days and collects up to 11.22" (285mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in McDonald, there are 7.4 snowfall days, and 3.15" (80mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In McDonald, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in McDonald is 8.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in McDonald, New Mexico, is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in McDonald?

In October, in McDonald, New Mexico, the average high-temperature is 72.7°F (22.6°C), and the average low-temperature is 54.3°F (12.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in McDonald?

The average relative humidity in October in McDonald, New Mexico, is 49%.

How many days does it rain in October in McDonald?

In McDonald, New Mexico, in October, it is raining for 6.6 days, with typically 1.65" (42mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in McDonald?

October is the first month it typically snows in McDonald. Throughout October, in the average 0.3 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

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

In McDonald, New Mexico, the average length of the day in October is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in October in McDonald?

The average sunshine in October is 8.1h.

How high is the UV index in October in McDonald?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in McDonald is 4. 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 - McDonald, NM
  • Average high temperature in October: 22.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (11.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 12.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average pressure in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average pressure in October: 1015.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1020.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1010.3mbar).

Average wind speed in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average wind speed in October: 17.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (21.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (16.5km/h).

Average humidity in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average humidity in October: 49%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (54%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (32%).

Average rainfall in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average rainfall in October: 42mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (61mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (6mm).

Average rainfall days in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (11.7 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and November (2.5 days).

Average snowfall in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (30mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.3 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.1h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average sunshine days in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average sunshine days in October: 22.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (27.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (16.5 days).

Average UV index in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average UV index in October: 4

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

Average visibility in October - McDonald, NM
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

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