Uummannaq
Greenland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Uummannaq, Greenland

October, like September, in Uummannaq, Greenland, is a wintry autumn month, with average temperature ranging between max 0°C (32°F) and min -3°C (26.6°F).

Temperature

In Uummannaq, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from 4°C (39.2°F) in September, to a still wintry 0°C (32°F). In October, the average low-temperature is -3°C (26.6°F).

Rainfall

Throughout October, in Uummannaq, 18mm (0.7") of precipitation is accumulated. During the entire year, Uummannaq aggregates up to 198mm (7.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In October, the average sea temperature is 1.7°C (35.1°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Uummannaq is 8.7h.

What is the temperature in October in Uummannaq?

In October, the average high-temperature is 0°C (32°F), and the average low-temperature is -3°C (26.6°F).

How much does it rain in Uummannaq in October?

Throughout October, in Uummannaq, Greenland, 18mm (0.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in October in Uummannaq?

In October, the average sea temperature in Uummannaq is 1.7°C (35.1°F). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

How many hours of daylight does Uummannaq have in October?

In Uummannaq, Greenland, the average length of the day in October is 8.7h.
Average temperature in October - Uummannaq, Greenland
  • Average high temperature in October: 0°C

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

  • Average low temperature in October: -3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and March (-17°C).

Average rainfall in October - Uummannaq, Greenland
  • Average rainfall in October: 18mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are November and December (30mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (8mm).

Average sea temperature in October - Uummannaq, Greenland
  • Average sea temperature in October: 1.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (3.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (-1.5°C).

Average daylight in October - Uummannaq, Greenland
  • Average daylight in October: 8.7h

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