October weather forecast and climate
Highmount, NY

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Highmount, New York, with average temperature varying between 54°F (12.2°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

In Highmount, the average high-temperature in October decreases, from an enjoyable 67.6°F (19.8°C) in September, to a cool 54°F (12.2°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Highmount is 85%.

Rainfall

In October, in Highmount, the rain falls for 15.6 days. Throughout October, 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In Highmount, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.5 days and collects up to 44.17" (1122mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Highmount are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.9 snowfall days, it receives 2.87" (73mm) of snow. Throughout the year, in Highmount, there are 115 snowfall days, and 95.71" (2431mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Highmount is 4.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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 Highmount?

In October, the average high-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Highmount?

In October, the average relative humidity in Highmount is 85%.

How much does it rain in Highmount in October?

In October, in Highmount, New York, the rain falls for 15.6 days. Throughout October, 3.78" (96mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Highmount?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 3.9 snowfall days, it receives 2.87" (73mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Highmount have in October?

In Highmount, New York, the average length of the day in October is 11h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Highmount?

The average sunshine in October is 4.3h.

How high is the UV index in October in Highmount?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average high temperature in October: 12.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-3.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 4.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-10.1°C).

Average pressure in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average pressure in October: 1016.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1019.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1013.5mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (13.4km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.1km/h).

Average humidity in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average humidity in October: 85%

Months with the highest relative humidity are February and December (88%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (80%).

Average rainfall in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average rainfall in October: 96mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (115mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (76mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.6 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May and July (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.4 days).

Average snowfall in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average snowfall in October: 73mm

Months with the highest snowfall are February and December (440mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average snowfall days in October: 3.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (22.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.3h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.8h).

Average sunshine days in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average sunshine days in October: 10.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.4 days).

Average UV index in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average cloud cover in October: 62

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 74).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 46).

Average visibility in October - Highmount, NY
  • Average visibility in October: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is June (8km).
The month with the lowest visibility is February (6km).