October weather forecast and climate
Thimphu, Bhutan

Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan
Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan

Weather in October

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Thimphu, Bhutan, with average temperature fluctuating between 10.4°C (50.7°F) and 21.9°C (71.4°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a pleasant 21.9°C (71.4°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°F).

Rainfall

In Thimphu, during 4 rainfall days, 38mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Thimphu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 97 days and collects up to 1447mm (56.97") of precipitation.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Thimphu is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in October in Thimphu?

In October, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout October, 38mm (1.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in October in Thimphu?

In October, the average length of the day in Thimphu is 11.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Thimphu have in October?

In Thimphu, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Thimphu?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Thimphu, Bhutan

Average temperature in October - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average high temperature in October: 21.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (25°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 10.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (15.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.6°C).

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Average rainfall in October
Thimphu, Bhutan

Average rainfall in October - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall in October: 38mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (373mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Thimphu, Bhutan

Average rainfall days in October - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average rainfall days in October: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Thimphu, Bhutan

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with the most sunshine are January, March, April and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with the least sunshine are July, August and September (Average sunshine: 5).

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Average UV index in October
Thimphu, Bhutan

Average UV index in October - Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Average UV index in October: 9

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).

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