October weather forecast
Gainesville, VA

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another enjoyable autumn month in Gainesville, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 67.1°F (19.5°C) and an average low of 49.1°F (9.5°C).

Temperature

In Gainesville, the average high-temperature in October drops from a moderately hot 79°F (26.1°C) in September to a comfortable 67.1°F (19.5°C). The average low-temperature, in Gainesville, is 49.1°F (9.5°C).

Humidity

In Gainesville, the average relative humidity in October is 77%.

Rainfall

In Gainesville, Virginia, during October, the rain falls for 11.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Gainesville, Virginia, there are 157.5 rainfall days, and 30.35" (771mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11h and 10min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:53 pm. On the last day of October, sunrise is at 7:36 am and sunset at 6:11 pm EDT.

Sunshine

In Gainesville, the average sunshine in October is 5.6h.

UV index

In Gainesville, Virginia, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against skin and eye damage is obliged. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Gainesville?

In October, the average relative humidity in Gainesville, Virginia, is 77%.

How many days does it rain in October in Gainesville?

In Gainesville, in October, it is raining for 11.8 days, with typically 2.48" (63mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When it does not snow in Gainesville?

In Gainesville, snow does not fall in May through October.

Does it snow in Gainesville in October?

In Gainesville, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

What is the average length of the day in October in Gainesville?

In October, the average day length in Gainesville is 11h and 10min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Gainesville?

In October, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:06 am and sunset at 6:53 pm. On the last day of the month, in Gainesville, Virginia, sunrise is at 7:36 am and sunset at 6:11 pm EDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Gainesville?

The average sunshine duration in October is 5.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Gainesville?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Gainesville is 4. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Gainesville, VA

Average temperature in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 67.1°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.3°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (40.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in October: 49.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (67.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (26.4°F).

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Average pressure in October
Gainesville, VA

Average pressure in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average pressure in October: 30.04"Hg

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95"Hg).

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Average wind speed in October
Gainesville, VA

Average wind speed in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average wind speed in October: 5.9mph

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (7mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (4.6mph).

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Average humidity in October
Gainesville, VA

Average humidity in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average humidity in October: 77%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (72%).

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Average rainfall in October
Gainesville, VA

Average rainfall in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 2.48"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.43").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.93").

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Average rainfall days in October
Gainesville, VA

Average rainfall days in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.3 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Gainesville, VA

Average snowfall in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (3.7").
The months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in October
Gainesville, VA

Average snowfall days in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (5.2 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Gainesville, VA

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 10min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 50min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h and 30min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5h and 36min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10h and 42min).
The months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Gainesville, VA

Average sunshine days in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 17.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (19.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11.7 days).

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Average UV index in October
Gainesville, VA

Average UV index in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average UV index in October: 4

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (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
Gainesville, VA

Average cloud cover in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 47).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in October
Gainesville, VA

Average visibility in October - Gainesville, VA
  • Average visibility in October: 5mi

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August and November (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are May, September, October and December (5mi).

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