Average Weather in October in Sabinal Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 86°F to 77°F, rarely falling below 67°F or exceeding 93°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 65°F to 56°F, rarely falling below 43°F or exceeding 74°F.
For reference, on August 6, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Sabinal typically range from 73°F to 96°F, while on January 6, the coldest day of the year, they range from 41°F to 63°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
Medenine, Tunisia (6,144 miles away); Kotli, Pakistan (8,083 miles); and Roxby Downs, Australia (9,108 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Sabinal (view comparison).
The month of October in Sabinal experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 30% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 28% on October 10.
The clearest day of the month is October 10, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on January 4, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 45%, while on June 14, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 75%.
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 Sabinal, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is decreasing, starting the month at 20% and ending it at 16%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 30% on May 27, and its lowest chance is 10% on December 18.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Sabinal is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 2.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.9 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 2.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.9 inches or falls below 0.3 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 2.5 inches on October 9.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Sabinal, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 50 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 40 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 39 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 11 hours, 2 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 52 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The earliest sunrise of the month in Sabinal is 7:31 AM on October 1 and the latest sunrise is 19 minutes later at 7:50 AM on October 31.
The latest sunset is 7:23 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 31 minutes earlier at 6:52 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Sabinal during 2021, 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 6:39 AM and sets 14 hours, 1 minute later, at 8:40 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:28 AM and sets 10 hours, 16 minutes later, at 5:44 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for October 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Sabinal is very rapidly decreasing during October, falling from 43% to 19% over the course of the month.
For reference, on June 30, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 83% of the time, while on January 21, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% 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 Sabinal is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 8.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 10.4 miles per hour, while on September 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
The hourly average wind direction in Sabinal throughout October is predominantly from the south, with a peak proportion of 44% on October 29.
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Sabinal typically lasts for 8.9 months (273 days), from around March 2 to around November 30, rarely starting before January 26 or after March 26, and rarely ending before November 10 or after December 17.
The month of October in Sabinal is very likely fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season gradually decreasing from 100% to 96% 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 Sabinal are rapidly increasing during October, increasing by 612°F, from 5,789°F to 6,401°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Sabinal is decreasing during October, falling by 1.1 kWh, from 5.5 kWh to 4.4 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 Sabinal are 29.317 deg latitude, -99.466 deg longitude, and 955 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Sabinal contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 118 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 934 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (486 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (1,998 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Sabinal is covered by shrubs (40%), cropland (33%), and grassland (27%), within 10 miles by shrubs (51%) and cropland (25%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (52%) and trees (18%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Sabinal, 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 Sabinal.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Sabinal 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 Sabinal is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Sabinal and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Hondo Municipal Airport (47%, 29 kilometers, east); Garner Field Airport (46%, 29 kilometers, southwest); and Cotulla–La Salle County Airport (7%, 99 kilometers, south).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .