Average Weather in October in Fondettes France
Daily high temperatures decrease by 10°F, from 67°F to 57°F, rarely falling below 49°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 2, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Fondettes typically range from 58°F to 78°F, while on February 8, the coldest day of the year, they range from 35°F to 46°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 Fondettes experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 50% to 60%.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 50% of the time.
For reference, on January 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 74%, while on July 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 66%.
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 Fondettes, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is gradually increasing, starting the month at 25% and ending it at 28%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on December 29, and its lowest chance is 17% on August 23.
Probability of Precipitation in October
To show variation within the month and not just the monthly total, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Fondettes is essentially constant, remaining about 2.0 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 4.1 inches or falling below 0.5 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 Fondettes, 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, 38 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 3 minutes, 16 seconds, and weekly decrease of 22 minutes, 53 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 Fondettes is 8:29 AM on October 24 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 7:31 AM on October 25.
The latest sunset is 7:36 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 55 minutes earlier at 5:41 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 6:00 AM and sets 15 hours, 57 minutes later, at 9:58 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:42 AM and sets 8 hours, 27 minutes later, at 5:09 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Fondettes is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 2, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 4% 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 Fondettes is gradually increasing during October, increasing from 9.1 miles per hour to 10.0 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 11.2 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 Fondettes during October is predominantly out of the west from October 1 to October 5 and the south from October 5 to October 31.
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Fondettes typically lasts for 7.6 months (232 days), from around March 28 to around November 15, rarely starting before February 24 or after April 21, and rarely ending before October 23 or after December 20.
The month of October in Fondettes 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 Fondettes are gradually increasing during October, increasing by 175°F, from 2,272°F to 2,446°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Fondettes 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 Fondettes are 47.403 deg latitude, 0.597 deg longitude, and 282 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Fondettes contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 230 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 263 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (394 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (853 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Fondettes is covered by cropland (54%), artificial surfaces (22%), grassland (11%), and trees (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (40%) and trees (28%), and within 50 miles by cropland (60%) and trees (23%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Fondettes 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Fondettes.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Fondettes 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 Fondettes is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Fondettes and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Tours Val de Loire Airport (86%, 10 kilometers, east); Le Mans-Arnage (5%, 68 kilometers, northwest); Angers – Loire Airport (5%, 71 kilometers, west); and Poitiers–Biard Airport (3.3%, 93 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .