Average Weather in October in Red Lick Texas, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 11°F, from 82°F to 71°F, rarely falling below 59°F or exceeding 90°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 9°F, from 61°F to 51°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 70°F.
For reference, on July 30, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Red Lick typically range from 74°F to 93°F, while on January 7, the coldest day of the year, they range from 37°F to 54°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 Red Lick experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 29% to 35%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 29% on October 5.
The clearest day of the month is October 5, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 71% of the time.
For reference, on February 16, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 49%, while on October 5, 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 Red Lick, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 22% and ending it at 28%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 39% on May 16, and its lowest chance is 22% on September 20.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Red Lick is increasing, starting the month at 3.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 7.1 inches or falls below 0.8 inches, and ending the month at 4.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 8.7 inches or falls below 1.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
Over the course of October in Red Lick, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 59 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 58 seconds, and weekly decrease of 13 minutes, 46 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 51 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 50 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The earliest sunrise of the month in Red Lick is 7:11 AM on October 1 and the latest sunrise is 24 minutes later at 7:34 AM on October 31.
The latest sunset is 7:01 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 35 minutes earlier at 6:25 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Red Lick 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 6:07 AM and sets 14 hours, 22 minutes later, at 8:29 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:16 AM and sets 9 hours, 56 minutes later, at 5:12 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Red Lick is rapidly decreasing during October, falling from 29% to 10% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 91% of the time, while on January 20, 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 Red Lick is gradually increasing during October, increasing from 5.9 miles per hour to 6.4 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 1, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.5 miles per hour, while on August 2, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.9 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Red Lick typically lasts for 8.4 months (258 days), from around March 8 to around November 21, rarely starting before February 13 or after April 2, and rarely ending before November 1 or after December 11.
The month of October in Red Lick 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 Red Lick are rapidly increasing during October, increasing by 464°F, from 5,033°F to 5,497°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Red Lick is decreasing during October, falling by 1.2 kWh, from 5.1 kWh to 3.8 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 Red Lick are 33.465 deg latitude, -94.171 deg longitude, and 344 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Red Lick contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 98 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 350 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (259 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (666 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Red Lick is covered by cropland (70%), artificial surfaces (13%), and trees (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (53%) and trees (22%), and within 50 miles by trees (46%) and cropland (40%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Red Lick 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 Red Lick.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Red Lick 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 Red Lick is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Red Lick and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Texarkana Regional Airport (72%, 15 kilometers, east); J Lynn Helms Airport (8%, 69 kilometers, north); Idabel, Mc Curtain County Regional Airport (6%, 81 kilometers, northwest); Clarksville, Clarksville/Red River County-J D Trissell Field Airport (6%, 84 kilometers, west); Mount Pleasant, Mount Pleasant Regional Airport (6%, 84 kilometers, southwest); and Harrison County Airport (3.9%, 106 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .