Vancouver
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Vancouver, Canada

Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Aerial view of the Coal Harbor and trees of Stanley Park, with the city of Vancouver, Canada
Octubre, like Septiembre, is a moderate autumn month in Vancouver, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max 13.5°C (56.3°F) and min 7°C (44.6°F).

Temperature

In Octubre, the average high-temperature decreases, from a comfortable 18.9°C (66°F) in Septiembre, to a mild 13.5°C (56.3°F). In Vancouver, in Octubre, the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Vancouver is 75.6%.

Rainfall

In Vancouver, Canada, during Octubre, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 120.7mm (4.75") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Vancouver, there are 165.1 rainfall days, and 1153.1mm (45.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Enero through Abril, Octubre through Diciembre are months with snowfall. Octubre is the first month it typically snows. Throughout Octubre, Vancouver receives 1mm (0.04") of snow. Throughout the year, in Vancouver, 381mm (15") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Vancouver, Canada, the average seawater temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F).
Note: At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Vancouver, the average length of the day is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Vancouver is 3.9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Vancouver is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 in Octubre interpret into the following advice:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in Octubre in Vancouver?

The average high-temperature, in Octubre, in Vancouver, is 13.5°C (56.3°F), while the average low-temperature is 7°C (44.6°F).

What is the average humidity in Octubre in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, the average relative humidity in Octubre is 75.6%.

How much does it rain in Vancouver in Octubre?

In Vancouver, in Octubre, it is raining for 15.4 days, with typically 120.7mm (4.75") of accumulated precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Vancouver?

Octubre is the first month it typically snows in Vancouver, Canada. Throughout Octubre, Vancouver receives 1mm (0.04") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in Octubre in Vancouver?

In Vancouver, Canada, in Octubre, the average water temperature is 10.1°C (50.2°F). Swimming in 10.1°C (50.2°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the average length of the day in Octubre in Vancouver?

In Octubre, the average length of the day in Vancouver, Canada, is 10.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Vancouver have in Octubre?

In Vancouver, Canada, the average sunshine in Octubre is 3.9h.

How high is the UV index in Octubre in Vancouver?

The average daily maximum UV index in Octubre in Vancouver, Canada, is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 13.5°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (0.8°C).

Average humidity in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 75.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (81.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (61.4%).

Average rainfall in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 120.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (185.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (35.6mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (6.3 days).

Average snowfall in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (148mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 10.1°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (6.8°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.9h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

Average UV index in October - Vancouver, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).