October weather forecast
Chandigarh, India

The attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
The attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above

Weather in October

The first month of the post-monsoon autumn, October, is still a hot month in Chandigarh, India, with an average temperature varying between 30.1°C (86.2°F) and 17.9°C (64.2°F).

Temperature

In Chandigarh, the average high-temperature in October is almost the same as in September - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). In Chandigarh, the average low-temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in October is calculated to be a tropical 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like metabolic differences, pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and activity influence one's weather impression. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in October is 44%.

Rainfall

October and November are months with the least rain in Chandigarh when the rain falls for 3.3 days and typically aggregates up to 7mm (0.28") of rain.

Snowfall

January through August, October through December are months without snowfall in Chandigarh.

Daylight

In Chandigarh, the average length of the day in October is 11h and 26min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 6:08 pm. On the last day of October, in Chandigarh, India, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 5:36 pm IST.

Sunshine

In Chandigarh, the average sunshine in October is 8.2h.

UV index

In Chandigarh, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in October in Chandigarh?

In October, in Chandigarh, India, the average high-temperature is 30.1°C (86.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.9°C (64.2°F). in October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which calculates the temperature value influenced by the moisture in the air, is calculated to be 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, the average relative humidity in October is 44%.

What is the driest month in Chandigarh?

The months with the least rainfall in Chandigarh, India, are October and November Rain falls for 3.3 days and accumulates 7mm (0.28") of rain.

How much does it rain in Chandigarh in October?

In Chandigarh, in October, during 3.3 rainfall days, 7mm (0.28") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Chandigarh?

January through August, October through December are months without snowfall.

Does it snow in Chandigarh in October?

In October, it doesn't snow. September is the latest month when it typically snows.

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in October?

In Chandigarh, India, the average day length in October is 11h and 26min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in October in Chandigarh?

On the first day of October in Chandigarh, India, sunrise is at 6:16 am and sunset at 6:08 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:36 am and sunset at 5:36 pm IST.

How many hours of sunshine does Chandigarh have in October?

In October, the average sunshine duration is 8.2h.

How high is the UV index in October in Chandigarh?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Chandigarh is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in October
Chandigarh, India

Average temperature in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 30.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (39.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 17.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (27.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.4°C).

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Average pressure in October
Chandigarh, India

Average pressure in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average pressure in October: 1013mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1001.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Chandigarh, India

Average wind speed in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average wind speed in October: 7.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (10.6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (6.6km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Chandigarh, India

Average humidity in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average humidity in October: 44%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (23%).

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Average rainfall in October
Chandigarh, India

Average rainfall in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (196mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are October and November (7mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Chandigarh, India

Average rainfall days in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.5 days).

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Average snowfall days in October
Chandigarh, India

Average snowfall days in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (0.1 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (0 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Chandigarh, India

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11h and 26min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 6min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8h and 12min

The months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7h and 6min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Chandigarh, India

Average sunshine days in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average sunshine days in October: 25.4 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (28.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (3.4 days).

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Average UV index in October
Chandigarh, India

Average UV index in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The months with the highest UV index are April, May and June (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in October
Chandigarh, India

Average cloud cover in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average cloud cover in October: 5

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 34).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in October
Chandigarh, India

Average visibility in October - Chandigarh, India
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (9km).

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