October weather forecast and climate
West Fargo, ND

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in West Fargo, North Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average low of 40.1°F (4.5°C) and an average high of 54°F (12.2°C).

Temperature

In West Fargo, the average high-temperature in October declines considerably, from an agreeable 71.8°F (22.1°C) in September, to a fresh 54°F (12.2°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in West Fargo is 67%.

Rainfall

In October, in West Fargo, the rain falls for 10.6 days. Throughout October, 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation is accumulated. In West Fargo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 102.5 days and collects up to 17.17" (436mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 0.55" (14mm) of snow. In West Fargo, during the entire year, snow falls for 64.4 days, and aggregates up to 19.69" (500mm) of snow.

Daylight

In West Fargo, North Dakota, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 5.5h.

UV index

In West Fargo, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in West Fargo?

In West Fargo, in October, the average high-temperature is 54°F (12.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 40.1°F (4.5°C).

What is the average humidity in October in West Fargo?

In October, the average relative humidity in West Fargo, North Dakota, is 67%.

How many days does it rain in October in West Fargo?

In West Fargo, in October, it is raining for 10.6 days, with typically 2.01" (51mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in West Fargo?

October is the first month it typically snows in West Fargo. Throughout October, in the average 2 snowfall days, it receives 0.55" (14mm) of snow.

What is the average length of the day in October in West Fargo?

In October, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

How long on average sun shines in October in West Fargo?

The average sunshine in October is 5.5h.

What is the UV index reading in October in West Fargo?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in West Fargo is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average high temperature in October: 12.2°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (27.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 4.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.3°C).

Average pressure in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average pressure in October: 1014.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1021.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.2mbar).

Average wind speed in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average wind speed in October: 17.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (17.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (13.1km/h).

Average humidity in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average humidity in October: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (63%).

Average rainfall in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall in October: 51mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (78mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (14mm).

Average rainfall days in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (15.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.7 days).

Average snowfall in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall in October: 14mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (104mm).
Months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (13.6 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.5h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.2h).

Average sunshine days in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (19.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.3 days).

Average UV index in October - West Fargo, 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 and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - West Fargo, ND
  • Average cloud cover in October: 41

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 65).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in October - West Fargo, 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).