Albany
New York, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Albany, NY

The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
The grand State Capitol building in Albany, New York, with a mirrored reflection in the waterfront
October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Albany, New York, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low of 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Temperature

In Albany, the average high-temperature in October drops, from an agreeable 72.1°F (22.3°C) in September, to a moderate 59.7°F (15.4°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Albany is 72.4%.

Rainfall

In Albany, during October, the rain falls for 10.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 3.7" (93.5mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 137.8 rainfall days, and 39.4" (999.5mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Albany, New York, are January through May, October through December.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Albany is 5.4h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Albany is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Albany?

In Albany, in October, the average high-temperature is 59.7°F (15.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.6°F (4.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Albany?

The average relative humidity in October is 72.4%.

How much does it rain in Albany in October?

In Albany, in October, it is raining for 10.4 days, with typically 3.7" (93.5mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Albany?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.3" (7.6mm) of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October in Albany, New York, is 11h.

How many hours of sunshine does Albany have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Albany is 5.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Albany?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Albany is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Albany, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 15.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 4.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-9.7°C).

Average humidity in October - Albany, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 72.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (75.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (61.2%).

Average rainfall in October - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 93.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (104.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (55.9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Albany, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (9.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 7.6mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (454.7mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Albany, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Albany, NY
  • Average daylight in October: 11h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average UV index in October - Albany, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).