Average Weather in October in Brechin United Kingdom
Daily high temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 57°F to 50°F, rarely falling below 44°F or exceeding 63°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 5°F, from 45°F to 40°F, rarely falling below 32°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on August 1, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Brechin typically range from 52°F to 64°F, while on January 2, the coldest day of the year, they range from 33°F to 42°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 Brechin experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 58% to 64%.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 42% of the time.
For reference, on January 27, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 68%, while on July 28, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 49%.
Cloud Cover Categories in October
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Brechin, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is increasing, starting the month at 32% and ending it at 38%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 38% on October 31, and its lowest chance is 25% on May 14.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Brechin is essentially constant, remaining about 2.8 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.9 inches or falling below 1.0 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 2.9 inches on October 22.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Brechin, the length of the day is very rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 2 hours, 20 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 4 minutes, 39 seconds, and weekly decrease of 32 minutes, 35 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 9 hours, 12 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 32 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in Brechin is 8:08 AM on October 27 and the earliest sunrise is 58 minutes earlier at 7:11 AM on October 28.
The latest sunset is 6:45 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 2 hours, 16 minutes earlier at 4:29 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 1:00 AM on October 28, 2018, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 4:17 AM and sets 17 hours, 49 minutes later, at 10:06 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:45 AM and sets 6 hours, 47 minutes later, at 3:31 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Brechin is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 23, 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
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Brechin is increasing during October, increasing from 12.8 miles per hour to 14.0 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 7, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 16.2 miles per hour, while on July 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
Brechin is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Brechin is gradually decreasing during October, falling by 2°F, from 54°F to 52°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in October
The growing season in Brechin typically lasts for 6.2 months (191 days), from around April 26 to around November 3, rarely starting before April 5 or after May 18, and rarely ending before October 14 or after November 25.
The month of October in Brechin is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly decreasing from 99% to 57% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in October
The average accumulated growing degree days in Brechin are gradually increasing during October, increasing by 49°F, from 850°F to 899°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Brechin is decreasing during October, falling by 1.3 kWh, from 2.3 kWh to 1.0 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 Brechin are 56.730 deg latitude, -2.657 deg longitude, and 240 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Brechin contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 404 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 234 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (2,218 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,298 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Brechin is covered by cropland (61%), grassland (16%), and trees (13%), within 10 miles by cropland (57%) and grassland (16%), and within 50 miles by water (41%) and grassland (15%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Brechin 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Brechin.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Brechin 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 Brechin is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Brechin and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .