Gjoa Haven
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Gjoa Haven, Canada

October, the same as September, in Gjoa Haven, Canada, is another subzero cold autumn month, with average temperature varying between -6.7°C (19.9°F) and -12.3°C (9.9°F).

Temperature

In Gjoa Haven, the average high-temperature declines considerably, from a wintry 2.1°C (35.8°F) in September, to a freezing cold -6.7°C (19.9°F). In October, the average low-temperature is -12.3°C (9.9°F).

Humidity

October is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 87.7%.

Rainfall

October is the last month it rains. During 0.5 rainfall days, Gjoa Haven aggregates 0.9mm (0") of precipitation. In Gjoa Haven, during the entire year, the rain falls for 32.4 days and collects up to 78.5mm (3.1") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Gjoa Haven, Canada. October is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 14.1 days and accumulates 282mm (11.1") of snow.

Sea temperature

In Gjoa Haven, the average water temperature is -0.9°C (30.4°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered very dangerous and immediately life-threatening. Total loss of breathing control instantly occurs, and clear thinking becomes almost impossible. A specialized swimsuit is obligatory to minimize thermal loss.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October in Gjoa Haven is 9.1h.

What is the temperature in October in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, Canada, in October, the average high-temperature is -6.7°C (19.9°F), and the average low-temperature is -12.3°C (9.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Gjoa Haven?

The most humid month in Gjoa Haven, Canada, is October, with an average relative humidity of 87.7%.

What is the average humidity in October in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, the average relative humidity in October is 87.7%.

What is the last month it rains in Gjoa Haven?

October is the last month it rains in Gjoa Haven, Canada. During 0.5 rainfall days, in October, Gjoa Haven aggregates 0.9mm (0") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in October in Gjoa Haven?

In October, it is snowing for 14.1 days. Throughout October, 282mm (11.1") of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Gjoa Haven?

The month with the most snowfall in Gjoa Haven, Canada, is October when snow falls for 14.1 days and typically aggregates up to 282mm (11.1") of snow.

How cold is the water in October in Gjoa Haven?

In Gjoa Haven, the average seawater temperature in October is -0.9°C (30.4°F). For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What is the average length of the day in October in Gjoa Haven?

The average length of the day in October in Gjoa Haven is 9.1h.
Average temperature in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: -6.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (12.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -12.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (3.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-37.1°C).

Average humidity in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 87.7%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (87.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (62.6%).

Average rainfall in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 0.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (27.9mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February, March, April, November and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (10.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March, April, November and December (0 days).

Average snowfall in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 282mm

The month with the highest snowfall is October (282mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (4mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 14.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is October (14.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of snowfall days is July (0.2 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: -0.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (0.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is December (-1.8°C).

Average daylight in October - Gjoa Haven, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 9.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0.1h).