Average Weather in October in Livingston Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 85°F to 76°F, rarely falling below 64°F or exceeding 91°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 63°F to 55°F, rarely falling below 41°F or exceeding 73°F.
For reference, on August 11, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Livingston typically range from 73°F to 94°F, while on January 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 42°F to 60°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 Livingston experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 32% throughout the month. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 29% on October 9.
The clearest day of the month is October 9, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 71% of the time.
For reference, on January 3, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on October 9, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 71%.
Cloud Cover Categories in October
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Livingston, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is essentially constant, remaining around 26% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 40% on June 18, and its lowest chance is 24% on September 29.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Livingston is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 3.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 7.2 inches or falls below 0.9 inches, and ending the month at 4.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 10.4 inches or falls below 1.1 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 4.6 inches on October 31.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Livingston, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 53 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 46 seconds, and weekly decrease of 12 minutes, 21 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 59 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 Livingston is 7:13 AM on October 1 and the latest sunrise is 21 minutes later at 7:33 AM on October 31.
The latest sunset is 7:04 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 32 minutes earlier at 6:32 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Livingston during 2018, 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 6:17 AM and sets 14 hours, 8 minutes later, at 8:25 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:13 AM and sets 10 hours, 10 minutes later, at 5:22 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Livingston is very rapidly decreasing during October, falling from 49% to 23% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 98% of the time, while on January 23, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 3% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in October
The average hourly wind speed in Livingston is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 4.2 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour, while on August 16, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Livingston typically lasts for 9.0 months (272 days), from around February 26 to around November 26, rarely starting before January 30 or after March 22, and rarely ending before November 3 or after December 19.
The month of October in Livingston 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 92% 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 Livingston are rapidly increasing during October, increasing by 554°F, from 5,544°F to 6,098°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Livingston is decreasing during October, falling by 1.1 kWh, from 5.2 kWh to 4.1 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 Livingston are 30.711 deg latitude, -94.933 deg longitude, and 187 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Livingston contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 246 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 191 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (397 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (502 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Livingston is covered by artificial surfaces (33%), trees (26%), herbaceous vegetation (25%), and cropland (16%), within 10 miles by trees (50%) and herbaceous vegetation (24%), and within 50 miles by trees (49%) and herbaceous vegetation (27%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Livingston 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 6 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Livingston.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Livingston 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 Livingston is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Livingston and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Montgomery County Airport (22%, 61 kilometers, southwest); Angelina County Airport (21%, 61 kilometers, north); Huntsville Municipal Airport (20%, 63 kilometers, west); Houston County Airport (14%, 80 kilometers, northwest); Jasper, Jasper County-Bell Field Airport (12%, 88 kilometers, east); and Beaumont Municipal Airport (10%, 99 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .