October weather forecast and climate
Banff, Canada

October, the same as September, is a wintry autumn month in Banff, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of -4.2°C (24.4°F) and an average high of 3.5°C (38.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a fresh 11.5°C (52.7°F) in September, to a wintry 3.5°C (38.3°F). In October, the average low-temperature is -4.2°C (24.4°F).

Humidity

In Banff, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout October, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is accumulated. In Banff, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 166.4 days and collects up to 589mm (23.19") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through June, September through December. In October, in Banff, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout October, 179mm (7.05") of snow is accumulated. In Banff, during the entire year, snow falls for 133.1 days, and aggregates up to 1671mm (65.79") of snow.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 10.6h.

Sunshine

In Banff, the average sunshine in October is 6.7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 1 transform into the following instructions:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Banff?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Banff, is 3.5°C (38.3°F), while the average low-temperature is -4.2°C (24.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Banff?

In Banff, Canada, the average relative humidity in October is 78%.

How many days does it rain in October in Banff?

In Banff, Canada, in October, it is raining for 11.7 days, with typically 34mm (1.34") of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Banff in October?

In October, in Banff, it is snowing for 11.1 days. Throughout October, 179mm (7.05") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Banff have in October?

The average length of the day in October is 10.6h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Banff?

The average sunshine in October in Banff is 6.7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Banff?

Months with the lowest UV index are January through March, October and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Banff?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 3.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (-8.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -4.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-15.9°C).

Average pressure in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average pressure in October: 1015.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1019.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1011.7mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average wind speed in October: 9.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (7.2km/h).

Average humidity in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 78%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January and February (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (62%).

Average rainfall in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 34mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (116mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (18mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (22.5 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (9.9 days).

Average snowfall in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 179mm

The month with the highest snowfall is April (324mm).
Months with the least snowfall are July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 11.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (21.2 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.8).

Average sunshine days in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average sunshine days in October: 13.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (13.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (4.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 1

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October and November (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average cloud cover in October: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 58).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in October - Banff, Canada
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April and December (7km).