Average Weather in October in Mono Vista California, United States
In Mono Vista, the month of October is characterized by rapidly falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing by 11°F, from 77°F to 66°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 86°F or dropping below 55°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 51°F to 43°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 58°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Mono Vista typically range from 60°F to 87°F, while on December 25, the coldest day of the year, they range from 34°F to 49°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in October
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on October. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in October
The month of October in Mono Vista experiences very rapidly increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 20% to 37%.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 80% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 56%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.
Cloud Cover in October
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Mono Vista, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 7% and ending it at 16%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 0% on August 6.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Mono Vista is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.1 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 2.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.7 inches or falls below 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Mono Vista, the length of the day is rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 10 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 20 seconds, and weekly decrease of 16 minutes, 18 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 37 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 46 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The earliest sunrise of the month in Mono Vista is 6:57 AM on October 1 and the latest sunrise is 29 minutes later at 7:26 AM on October 31.
The latest sunset is 6:43 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 41 minutes earlier at 6:02 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Mono Vista during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during October, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:38 AM and sets 14 hours, 48 minutes later, at 8:27 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:13 AM and sets 9 hours, 32 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Mono Vista is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in October
The average hourly wind speed in Mono Vista is essentially constant during October, remaining around 2.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 4, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.0 miles per hour, while on September 24, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Mono Vista is rapidly decreasing during October, falling by 1.7 kWh, from 5.4 kWh to 3.7 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in October
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Mono Vista are 37.998 deg latitude, -120.270 deg longitude, and 2,917 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Mono Vista contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,257 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,962 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (5,007 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (12,093 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Mono Vista is covered by shrubs (90%), within 10 miles by shrubs (53%) and trees (33%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (30%) and trees (29%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Mono Vista year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Mono Vista.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Mono Vista according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Mono Vista is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Mono Vista and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Modesto City-County Airport (21%, 73 kilometers, southwest); Castle Airport (21%, 73 kilometers, south); Bridgeport Sonora Junction (15%, 77 kilometers, northeast); Placerville Airport (29%, 90 kilometers, northwest); and Lake Tahoe Airport (14%, 103 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .