Average Weather in October in Alàs i Cerc Spain
In Alàs i Cerc, the month of October is characterized by falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing by 9°F, from 64°F to 56°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 73°F or dropping below 47°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 45°F to 38°F, rarely falling below 30°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Alàs i Cerc typically range from 56°F to 77°F, while on January 11, the coldest day of the year, they range from 27°F to 43°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 Alàs i Cerc experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 49% to 55%. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 55% on October 30.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 51% of the time.
For reference, on October 29, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 55%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 79%.
Cloud Cover in October
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Alàs i Cerc, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is essentially constant, remaining around 21% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 26% on May 8, and its lowest chance is 13% on July 20.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Alàs i Cerc is essentially constant, remaining about 1.6 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 3.1 inches or falling below 0.4 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 1.6 inches on October 11.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Alàs i Cerc, 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, 22 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 44 seconds, and weekly decrease of 19 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 22 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 44 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in Alàs i Cerc is 8:22 AM on October 28 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 7:23 AM on October 29.
The latest sunset is 7:35 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 47 minutes earlier at 5:48 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 2:00 AM on October 29, 2017, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:17 AM and sets 15 hours, 17 minutes later, at 9:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:19 AM and sets 9 hours, 5 minutes later, at 5:24 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Alàs i Cerc is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 15, 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 Alàs i Cerc is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 3.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 6, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.0 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
Alàs i Cerc 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 Alàs i Cerc is decreasing during October, falling by 6°F, from 72°F to 66°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Alàs i Cerc is decreasing during October, falling by 1.4 kWh, from 4.3 kWh to 2.9 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 Alàs i Cerc are 42.350 deg latitude, 1.517 deg longitude, and 3,524 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Alàs i Cerc contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 2,641 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,230 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (7,457 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,630 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Alàs i Cerc is covered by trees (59%), grassland (22%), and cropland (13%), within 10 miles by trees (67%) and grassland (13%), and within 50 miles by trees (51%) and cropland (17%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Alàs i Cerc 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 Alàs i Cerc.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Alàs i Cerc 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 Alàs i Cerc is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Alàs i Cerc and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Saint-Girons - Antichan (31%, 81 kilometers, northwest); Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (18%, 114 kilometers, southeast); Carcassonne-Salvaza (18%, 116 kilometers, northeast); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (17%, 119 kilometers, east); and Barcelona–El Prat Airport (16%, 126 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .