Ilulissat
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Ilulissat, Greenland

Octubre, like Septiembre, is another subzero cold autumn month in Ilulissat, Greenland, with average temperature fluctuating between -7°C (19.4°F) and -1°C (30.2°F).

Temperature

In Ilulissat, Greenland, the average high-temperature in Octubre drops, from a cold 5°C (41°F) in Septiembre, to a subzero cold -1°C (30.2°F). In Ilulissat, in Octubre, the average low-temperature is -7°C (19.4°F).

Rainfall

In Ilulissat, in Octubre, during 8 rainfall days, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ilulissat, during the entire year, the rain falls for 96 days and collects up to 244mm (9.61") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Octubre, the average sea temperature in Ilulissat is 1.8°C (35.2°F).
Note: For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

Daylight

In Octubre, the average length of the day is 9h.

Sunshine

In Ilulissat, the average sunshine is 2h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are Enero, Febrero, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 0 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. 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 Octubre in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, in Octubre, the average high-temperature is -1°C (30.2°F), and the average low-temperature is -7°C (19.4°F).

How much does it rain in Ilulissat in Octubre?

In Ilulissat, Greenland, in Octubre, it is raining for 8 days, with typically 26mm (1.02") of accumulated precipitation.

How cold is the water in Octubre in Ilulissat?

In Octubre, the average sea temperature in Ilulissat is 1.8°C (35.2°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Ilulissat have in Octubre?

In Octubre, the average length of the day in Ilulissat, Greenland, is 9h.

How long on average sun shines in Octubre in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, Greenland, the average sunshine in Octubre is 2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Ilulissat?

Months with the lowest UV index in Ilulissat are Enero, Febrero, Octubre through Diciembre, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the UV index intensity in Octubre in Ilulissat?

In Ilulissat, Greenland, the average daily maximum UV index in Octubre is 0. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in October: -1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (11°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is March (-12°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is March (-19°C).

Average rainfall in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in October: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (35mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and March (12mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March, April, September and November (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, May, June and July (7 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in October: 1.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (3.4°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (-1.4°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average daylight in October: 9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 0).

Average UV index in October - Ilulissat, Greenland
  • Average UV index in October: 0

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October, November and December (UV index 0).