October weather forecast
Asheville, NC

A colorful townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina
A colorful townscape of the scenic Asheville City in North Carolina

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another comfortable autumn month in Asheville, North Carolina, with an average temperature ranging between max 66.9°F (19.4°C) and min 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Temperature

In Asheville, the average high-temperature in October decreases from a warm 77.7°F (25.4°C) in September to an enjoyable 66.9°F (19.4°C). The average low-temperature, in Asheville, North Carolina, is 46.8°F (8.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October in Asheville is 76%.

Rainfall

In Asheville, North Carolina, during 9.7 rainfall days, 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Asheville, there are 153.8 rainfall days, and 30.12" (765mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Asheville, snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 16min.
On the first day of October in Asheville, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:51 am and sunset at 6:36 pm EDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Asheville is 6.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Asheville?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Asheville, is 66.9°F (19.4°C), while the average low-temperature is 46.8°F (8.2°C). in August, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'felt air temperature'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 89.6°F (32°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Asheville?

The average relative humidity in October in Asheville, North Carolina, is 76%.

How many days does it rain in October in Asheville?

In Asheville, during October, the rain falls for 9.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Asheville?

In Asheville, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in Asheville in October?

In Asheville, North Carolina, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

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

In Asheville, North Carolina, the average day length in October is 11h and 16min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Asheville?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 7:14 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:51 am and sunset at 6:36 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Asheville?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Asheville is 6.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Asheville?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Asheville is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Asheville, NC

Average temperature in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 66.9°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.1°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 46.8°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (62.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (27.7°F).

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Average pressure in October
Asheville, NC

Average pressure in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average pressure in October: 30.06"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.16"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Asheville, NC

Average wind speed in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.2mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and April (6.4mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity in October
Asheville, NC

Average humidity in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is November (73%).

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Average rainfall in October
Asheville, NC

Average rainfall in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.24"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (3.54").
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June and September (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in October
Asheville, NC

Average rainfall days in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.1 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Asheville, NC

Average snowfall in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (4.21").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Asheville, NC

Average snowfall days in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (4.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Asheville, NC

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 16min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 32min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 48min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h and 36min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Asheville, NC

Average sunshine days in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.6 days).

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Average UV index in October
Asheville, NC

Average UV index in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average UV index in October: 3

The months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Asheville, NC

Average cloud cover in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average cloud cover in October: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
Asheville, NC

Average visibility in October - Asheville, NC
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are February, June, July and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, March, April, May, August, September, October and December (5mi).

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