October weather forecast and climate
Lynchburg, VA

Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia
Cloudy orange sky gracing the dusk in Lynchburg city, Virginia

Weather in October

October, like September, in Lynchburg, Virginia, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 67.5°F (19.7°C) and 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Temperature

In Lynchburg, Virginia, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 79.5°F (26.4°C) in September, to a comfortable 67.5°F (19.7°C). The average low-temperature, in Lynchburg, Virginia, is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 76%.

Rainfall

In Lynchburg, in October, during 11 rainfall days, 2.56" (65mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 156.7 rainfall days, and 30.43" (773mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Lynchburg are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Lynchburg. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow. In Lynchburg, during the entire year, snow falls for 14.1 days, and aggregates up to 10.94" (278mm) of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Lynchburg is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In Lynchburg, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Lynchburg?

In October, in Lynchburg, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 67.5°F (19.7°C), and the average low-temperature is 48.6°F (9.2°C).

What is the average humidity in October in Lynchburg?

In Lynchburg, the average relative humidity in October is 76%.

How much does it rain in Lynchburg in October?

In Lynchburg, in October, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 2.56" (65mm) of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start snowing in Lynchburg?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 0.04" (1mm) of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Lynchburg have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Lynchburg have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 5.9h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Lynchburg?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Lynchburg is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average temperature in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average high temperature in October: 19.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (5.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.4°C).

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Average pressure in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average pressure in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average pressure in October: 1017.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1021.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average wind speed in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (10.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (6.6km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average humidity in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average humidity in October: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (70%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall in October: 65mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are April and May (78mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and September (48mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average rainfall days in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (18.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (8.6 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (80mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average snowfall days in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (4.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average daylight in October: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.9h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average sunshine days in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average sunshine days in October: 18.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (20.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (11 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average UV index in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average cloud cover in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average cloud cover in October: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 44).
Months with the least cloud cover are June and July (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in October
Lynchburg, VA

Average visibility in October - Lynchburg, VA
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, October, November and December (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and September (8km).

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