October weather forecast and climate
Northwood, ND

October, like September, in Northwood, North Dakota, is another fresh autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 38.7°F (3.7°C) and 52.3°F (11.3°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature plummets, from an agreeable 70°F (21.1°C) in September, to a cool 52.3°F (11.3°C). In Northwood, the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Northwood is 68%.

Rainfall

In Northwood, during October, the rain falls for 8.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 91.5 rainfall days, and 15.31" (389mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 1.46" (37mm) of snow. In Northwood, during the entire year, snow falls for 56.9 days, and aggregates up to 16.97" (431mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Northwood?

In Northwood, North Dakota, in October, the average high-temperature is 52.3°F (11.3°C), and the average low-temperature is 38.7°F (3.7°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Northwood?

In October, the average relative humidity in Northwood, North Dakota, is 68%.

How many days does it rain in October in Northwood?

In October, in Northwood, the rain falls for 8.4 days. Throughout October, 1.81" (46mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Northwood?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 1.46" (37mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Northwood have in October?

In Northwood, North Dakota, the average length of the day in October is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Northwood have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Northwood is 5.5h.

How high is the UV index in October in Northwood?

In Northwood, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average high temperature in October: 11.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (26.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-9.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 3.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (15.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-17°C).

Average pressure in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average pressure in October: 1014.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1021.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average wind speed in October: 17.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.7km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are July and August (13.6km/h).

Average humidity in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average humidity in October: 68%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

Average rainfall in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average rainfall in October: 46mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (76mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (16.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average snowfall in October: 37mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (91mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (11.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average daylight in October: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.4h).

Average sunshine days in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average sunshine days in October: 20 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (21.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (10.8 days).

Average UV index in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and November (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

Months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 64).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 24).

Average visibility in October - Northwood, ND
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are May, July, August and September (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and December (8km).