Average Weather in October in Le Plessis-Macé France
Daily high temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 66°F to 57°F, rarely falling below 50°F or exceeding 76°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 6°F, from 50°F to 44°F, rarely falling below 35°F or exceeding 57°F.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Le Plessis-Macé typically range from 58°F to 77°F, while on February 8, the coldest day of the year, they range from 36°F to 47°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 Le Plessis-Macé experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 49% to 59%.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time.
For reference, on January 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 71%, while on July 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 65%.
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 Le Plessis-Macé, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is increasing, starting the month at 26% and ending it at 30%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on December 29, and its lowest chance is 16% on August 8.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Le Plessis-Macé is essentially constant, remaining about 2.0 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.0 inches or falling below 0.4 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 2.1 inches on October 27.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Le Plessis-Macé, 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, 39 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 3 minutes, 17 seconds, and weekly decrease of 23 minutes, 0 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 1 minute of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 39 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in Le Plessis-Macé is 8:35 AM on October 24 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 7:36 AM on October 25.
The latest sunset is 7:41 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 55 minutes earlier at 5:46 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 2:00 AM on October 25, 2020, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:05 AM and sets 15 hours, 59 minutes later, at 10:03 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:47 AM and sets 8 hours, 26 minutes later, at 5:14 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Le Plessis-Macé is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 5% 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 Le Plessis-Macé is gradually increasing during October, increasing from 9.3 miles per hour to 10.3 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 16, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.4 miles per hour, while on August 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
The wind direction in Le Plessis-Macé during October is predominantly out of the west from October 1 to October 7 and the south from October 7 to October 31.
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Le Plessis-Macé typically lasts for 7.7 months (234 days), from around March 27 to around November 17, rarely starting before February 25 or after April 19, and rarely ending before October 22 or after December 21.
The month of October in Le Plessis-Macé 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 100% to 79% 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 Le Plessis-Macé are gradually increasing during October, increasing by 176°F, from 2,228°F to 2,405°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Le Plessis-Macé is decreasing during October, falling by 1.4 kWh, from 3.4 kWh to 2.0 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 Le Plessis-Macé are 47.543 deg latitude, -0.674 deg longitude, and 190 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Le Plessis-Macé contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 276 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 204 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (420 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,335 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Le Plessis-Macé is covered by cropland (64%) and grassland (27%), within 10 miles by cropland (46%) and grassland (35%), and within 50 miles by cropland (58%) and grassland (25%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Le Plessis-Macé 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Le Plessis-Macé.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Le Plessis-Macé 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 Le Plessis-Macé is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Le Plessis-Macé and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Angers-Avrillé (91%, 9 kilometers, southeast); Laval-Entrammes (6%, 55 kilometers, north); and Nantes Atlantique Airport (3.1%, 83 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .