Quito
Ecuador
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Quito, Ecuador

A view of the tall iconic building of the Basilica del Voto in Quito, Ecuador, with a clear view of the city in extension
A view of the tall iconic building of the Basilica del Voto in Quito, Ecuador, with a clear view of the city in extension
October, the same as September, in Quito, Ecuador, is another pleasant spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 9.5°C (49.1°F) and max 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still pleasant 21.8°C (71.2°F). In Quito, the average low-temperature is 9.5°C (49.1°F).

Rainfall

In Quito, Ecuador, during October, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 114.9mm (4.5") of precipitation. In Quito, during the entire year, the rain falls for 128 days and collects up to 1098.2mm (43.2") of precipitation.

Daylight

January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the longest days. January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Quito.

Sunshine

In Quito, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Quito?

In October, in Quito, the average high-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 9.5°C (49.1°F).

How much does it rain in Quito in October?

In Quito, in October, it is raining for 14 days, with typically 114.9mm (4.5") of accumulated precipitation.

When are the longest days in Quito?

January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Quito, Ecuador.

What is the month with the shortest days in Quito?

Months with the shortest days are January through December, with an average of 12.1h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Quito have in October?

In Quito, the average length of the day in October is 12.1h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Quito?

The average sunshine in October in Quito is 5.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Quito?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Quito, Ecuador.

What is the UV index reading in October in Quito?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Quito, Ecuador, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Quito, Ecuador
  • Average high temperature in October: 21.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (22.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (20.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 9.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (10.2°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and September (9.4°C).

Average rainfall in October - Quito, Ecuador
  • Average rainfall in October: 114.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (171.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (21.5mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Quito, Ecuador
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March and April (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (5 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Quito, Ecuador
  • Average daylight in October: 12.1h

Months with the longest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).
Months with shortest days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (Average daylight: 12.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 3.9h).

Average UV index in October - Quito, Ecuador
  • Average UV index in October: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).