October weather forecast and climate
Sims, NC

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Sims, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 54°F (12.2°C) and an average high of 71.1°F (21.7°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a moderately hot 81.5°F (27.5°C) in September, to an agreeable 71.1°F (21.7°C). In Sims, in October, the average low-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Sims, North Carolina, in October, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 2.4" (61mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Sims, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.8 days and collects up to 33.62" (854mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Sims, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Sims, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

In Sims, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against the 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 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.

What is the temperature in October in Sims?

In Sims, North Carolina, in October, the average high-temperature is 71.1°F (21.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Sims?

In October, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Sims in October?

In Sims, during October, the rain falls for 10.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.4" (61mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Sims?

April through November are months without snowfall in Sims, North Carolina.

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

In October, the average length of the day in Sims, North Carolina, is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sims have in October?

In Sims, North Carolina, the average sunshine in October is 6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Sims?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Sims, North Carolina, is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Sims, NC
  • Average high temperature in October: 21.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 12.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.1°C).

Average pressure in October - Sims, NC
  • Average pressure in October: 1017.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.6mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Sims, NC
  • Average wind speed in October: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (14.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.1km/h).

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

Months with the highest relative humidity are May and September (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January, February, March, April and November (74%).

Average rainfall in October - Sims, NC
  • Average rainfall in October: 61mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (96mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (57mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Sims, NC
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.3 days).

Average snowfall in October - Sims, NC
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (31mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Sims, NC
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (1.9 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Sims, NC
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

Average sunshine days in October - Sims, NC
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (10.2 days).

Average UV index in October - Sims, NC
  • 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 January (UV index 2).

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

Months with the most cloud cover are February and March (Cloud cover 42).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 31).

Average visibility in October - Sims, NC
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

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