October weather forecast and climate
Victoria, Canada

October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Victoria, Canada, with average temperature fluctuating between 12.8°C (55°F) and 8.9°C (48°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a comfortable 17.2°C (63°F) in September, to a fresh 12.8°C (55°F). In Victoria, the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Victoria is 79%.

Rainfall

In Victoria, in October, it is raining for 6.6 days, with typically 15mm (0.59") of accumulated precipitation. In Victoria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 72.5 days and collects up to 163mm (6.42") of precipitation.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall in Victoria.

Sea temperature

In Victoria, the average seawater temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°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 October, the average length of the day in Victoria is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In Victoria, the average sunshine is 5.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Victoria is 3. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 3 in October transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in October in Victoria?

In October, in Victoria, the average high-temperature is 12.8°C (55°F), and the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Victoria?

In October, the average relative humidity in Victoria, Canada, is 79%.

How many days does it rain in October in Victoria?

In October, the rain falls for 6.6 days. Throughout October, 15mm (0.59") of precipitation is accumulated.

Does it snow in Victoria in October?

In Victoria, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Victoria?

April through October are months without snowfall in Victoria.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Victoria?

In October, the average sea temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°F). Swimming in 10.4°C (50.7°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

What is the average length of the day in October in Victoria?

In October, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Victoria have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 5.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Victoria?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Victoria is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 12.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (20.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (13.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (3.3°C).

Average humidity in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (73%).

Average rainfall in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 15mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (37mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (3mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (8.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (2.3 days).

Average snowfall in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is February (53mm).
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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

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

Average sea temperature in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 10.4°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.6h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 4.5).

Average UV index in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 3

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 2).