Austin
Texas, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Austin, TX

The beautiful Lady Bird Lake passing through the city skyscrapers of Austin city, Texas, in a beautiful sunrise panorama
The beautiful Lady Bird Lake passing through the city skyscrapers of Austin city, Texas, in a beautiful sunrise panorama
October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Austin, Texas, with average temperature varying between 61°F (16.1°C) and 78.8°F (26°C).

Temperature

In Austin, the average high-temperature decreases, from a tropical 88.2°F (31.2°C) in September, to a moderately hot 78.8°F (26°C). The average low-temperature, in Austin, is 61°F (16.1°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Austin is 67%.

Rainfall

In Austin, during October, the rain falls for 10.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation. In Austin, during the entire year, the rain falls for 142.7 days and collects up to 21.5" (546mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Austin snow does not fall in March through December.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Austin is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Austin is 6.9h.

UV index

In Austin, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Austin?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 78.8°F (26°C), while the average low-temperature is 61°F (16.1°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Austin?

The average relative humidity in October in Austin, Texas, is 67%.

How many days does it rain in October in Austin?

In Austin, Texas, in October, it is raining for 10.9 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Austin?

In Austin snow does not fall in March through December.

How many hours of daylight does Austin have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Austin, Texas, is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Austin have in October?

In Austin, Texas, the average sunshine in October is 6.9h.

How high is the UV index in October in Austin?

In Austin, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Austin, TX
  • Average high temperature in October: 26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (15.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 16.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (24.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.9°C).

Average humidity in October - Austin, TX
  • Average humidity in October: 67%

The month with the highest relative humidity is May (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (59%).

Average rainfall in October - Austin, TX
  • Average rainfall in October: 65mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (96mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (23mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Austin, TX
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (16.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (8.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Austin, TX
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (10.2mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Austin, TX
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Austin, TX
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.9h

Months with most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.3h).

Average UV index in October - Austin, TX
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).