October weather forecast
Lubbock, TX

Weather in October

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Lubbock, Texas, with an average temperature ranging between min 52.7°F (11.5°C) and max 73°F (22.8°C).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases from a moderately hot 83.3°F (28.5°C) in September to an agreeable 73°F (22.8°C). In October, the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C).

Humidity

In Lubbock, the average relative humidity in October is 53%.

Rainfall

In Lubbock, during October, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 88.4 rainfall days, and 14.09" (358mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lubbock are January through March, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Lubbock. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow. In Lubbock, during the entire year, snow falls for 9.9 days and aggregates up to 5.2" (132mm) of snow.

Daylight

In Lubbock, Texas, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 20min.
On the first day of October, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 7:32 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 8:05 am and sunset at 6:56 pm CDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Lubbock is 8.7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Lubbock is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 4 in October interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Lubbock?

In Lubbock, in October, the average high-temperature is 73°F (22.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 52.7°F (11.5°C). in September, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is estimated at 86°F (30°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lubbock?

In October, the average relative humidity in Lubbock, Texas, is 53%.

How much does it rain in Lubbock in October?

In Lubbock, Texas, during October, the rain falls for 7.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Lubbock?

October is the first month it typically snows in Lubbock, Texas. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 0.24" (6mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lubbock have in October?

The average day length in October in Lubbock is 11h and 20min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Lubbock?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:41 am and sunset at 7:32 pm. On the last day of the month, in Lubbock, Texas, sunrise is at 8:05 am and sunset at 6:56 pm CDT.

How many hours of sunshine does Lubbock have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration in Lubbock is 8.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Lubbock?

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Lubbock, TX

Average temperature in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average high temperature in October: 73°F

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (92.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (52.5°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 52.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (72.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.4°F).

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Average pressure in October
Lubbock, TX

Average pressure in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average pressure in October: 29.99"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.13"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Lubbock, TX

Average wind speed in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average wind speed in October: 10.9mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (13.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.4mph).

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Average humidity in October
Lubbock, TX

Average humidity in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average humidity in October: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (57%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (39%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lubbock, TX

Average rainfall in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average rainfall in October: 1.61"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (2.36").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.39").

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Average rainfall days in October
Lubbock, TX

Average rainfall days in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average rainfall days in October: 7.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (12.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (3.2 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Lubbock, TX

Average snowfall in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average snowfall in October: 0.24"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (1.93").
The months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Lubbock, TX

Average snowfall days in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Lubbock, TX

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 20min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 21min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 58min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 42min

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lubbock, TX

Average sunshine days in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average sunshine days in October: 21.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (26.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (15.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lubbock, TX

Average UV index in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 7).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lubbock, TX

Average cloud cover in October - Lubbock, TX
  • Average cloud cover in October: 18

The month with the most cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 24).
The months with the least cloud cover are June and August (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in October
Lubbock, TX

Average visibility in October - Lubbock, TX
  • 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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