October weather forecast
Wasta, SD

Weather in October

October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Wasta, South Dakota, with temperature in the range of an average high of 56.5°F (13.6°C) and an average low of 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Temperature

In Wasta, the average high-temperature in October declines considerably from a warm 73.9°F (23.3°C) in September to a mild 56.5°F (13.6°C). In Wasta, in October, the average low-temperature is 39.9°F (4.4°C).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 58%.

Rainfall

In Wasta, during 8.6 rainfall days, 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 118.8 rainfall days, and 15.39" (391mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Wasta are January through May, September through December. In Wasta, in October, during 2.6 snowfall days, 1.5" (38mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 50.4 snowfall days, and 24.41" (620mm) of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 10h and 59min.
On the first day of October in Wasta, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 6:30 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm MDT.

Sunshine

In Wasta, South Dakota, the average sunshine in October is 7.3h.

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 radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Wasta?

In Wasta, South Dakota, the average relative humidity in October is 58%.

How much does it rain in Wasta in October?

In Wasta, South Dakota, during October, the rain falls for 8.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.14" (29mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Wasta in October?

In October, in Wasta, South Dakota, it is snowing for 2.6 days. Throughout October, 1.5" (38mm) of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Wasta have in October?

In Wasta, the average day length in October is 10h and 59min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Wasta?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:47 am and sunset at 6:30 pm. On the last day of the month, in Wasta, sunrise is at 7:25 am and sunset at 5:41 pm MDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Wasta?

The average sunshine duration in October in Wasta is 7.3h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Wasta?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Wasta, South Dakota, is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Wasta, SD

Average temperature in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average high temperature in October: 56.5°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (84.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (32.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 39.9°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (63.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (17.8°F).

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Average pressure in October
Wasta, SD

Average pressure in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average pressure in October: 29.98"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Wasta, SD

Average wind speed in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.1mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.3mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.2mph).

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Average humidity in October
Wasta, SD

Average humidity in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average humidity in October: 58%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (77%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (50%).

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Average rainfall in October
Wasta, SD

Average rainfall in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.14"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (2.28").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.43").

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Average rainfall days in October
Wasta, SD

Average rainfall days in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (4.8 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Wasta, SD

Average snowfall in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average snowfall in October: 1.5"

The month with the highest snowfall is April (5.43").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July and August (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Wasta, SD

Average snowfall days in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average snowfall days in October: 2.6 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (10.5 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Wasta, SD

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average daylight in October: 10h and 59min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15h and 26min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h and 57min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h and 18min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h and 48min).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 5h and 54min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Wasta, SD

Average sunshine days in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11 days).

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Average UV index in October
Wasta, SD

Average UV index in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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

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Average cloud cover in October
Wasta, SD

Average cloud cover in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average cloud cover in October: 26

The months with the most cloud cover are February and April (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 16).

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Average visibility in October
Wasta, SD

Average visibility in October - Wasta, SD
  • Average visibility in October: 6mi

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

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