October weather forecast
Banff, Canada

Weather in October

October, like September, in Banff, Canada, is another cold autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 3.5°C (38.3°F) and -4.2°C (24.4°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a cool 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

The average relative humidity in Banff is 78%.

Rainfall

In Banff, Canada, during October, the rain falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 34mm (1.34") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Banff, there are 166.4 rainfall days, and 589mm (23.19") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Banff are January through June, September through December. In Banff, Canada,, snow falls for 11.1 days, with typically accumulated 179mm (7.05") of snow. Throughout the year, in Banff, there are 133.1 snowfall days, and 1671mm (65.79") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

January through March, October and November, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index in Banff. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Banff?

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

How many days does it rain in October in Banff?

In October, in Banff, the rain falls for 11.7 days. Throughout October, 34mm (1.34") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many days does it snow in October in Banff?

In Banff, in October, snow falls for 11.1 days, with typically accumulated 179mm (7.05") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Banff have in October?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Banff have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 6.7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Banff?

Months with the lowest UV index in Banff, Canada, 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 Banff, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average pressure in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average wind speed in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average humidity in October
Banff, Canada

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%).

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Average rainfall in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average rainfall days in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average snowfall in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average snowfall days in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average sunshine days in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average UV index in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average cloud cover in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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Average visibility in October
Banff, Canada

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).

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