October weather forecast and climate
Thimphu, Bhutan

Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
Mountain peaks and slopes in the Valley country of Thimphu, Bhutan with distant snowy peaks
October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Thimphu, Bhutan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 21.9°C (71.4°F) and an average low of 10.4°C (50.7°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Thimphu, Bhutan, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 38mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Thimphu, there are 97 rainfall days, and 1447mm (56.97") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Thimphu is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Thimphu?

In October, the average high-temperature is 21.9°C (71.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Thimphu?

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

How many hours of daylight does Thimphu have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Thimphu have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Thimphu is 7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Thimphu?

In Thimphu, Bhutan, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
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).

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).

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).

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).

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).