October weather forecast and climate
Jerusalem, Israel

A view of buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
A view of buildings serving as churches, temples, and mosques in Jerusalem, Israel
October, like September, in Jerusalem, Israel, is a moderately hot autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 19.7°C (67.5°F) and max 28.4°C (83.1°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a hot 31.7°C (89.1°F) in September, to a warm 28.4°C (83.1°F). The average low-temperature, is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Heat index

In October, the average heat index is estimated at 29.2°C (84.6°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 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Jerusalem is 53%.

Rainfall

In Jerusalem, during October, the rain falls for 3.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 8mm (0.31") of precipitation. In Jerusalem, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 95mm (3.74") of precipitation.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Jerusalem, the average length of the day in October is 11.4h.

Sunshine

In Jerusalem, the average sunshine is 9.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in October in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, in October, the average high-temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F). In October, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 29.2°C (84.6°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Jerusalem?

The average relative humidity in October is 53%.

How many days does it rain in October in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, during October, the rain falls for 3.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 8mm (0.31") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Jerusalem?

In Jerusalem, Israel, snow does not fall in March through November.

How many hours of daylight does Jerusalem have in October?

In October, the average length of the day in Jerusalem, Israel, is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Jerusalem have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Jerusalem is 9.7h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Jerusalem?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Jerusalem, Israel, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average high temperature in October: 28.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 19.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (22.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.2°C).

Average pressure in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average pressure in October: 1014.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1018.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1007.3mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average wind speed in October: 8.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.5km/h).

Average humidity in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average humidity in October: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (62%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (46%).

Average rainfall in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall in October: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (20mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (7.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (2mm).
Months with the least snowfall are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (0.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average daylight in October: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 9.7h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 12.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average sunshine days in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average sunshine days in October: 24.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (30.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (20.1 days).

Average UV index in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average UV index in October: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average cloud cover in October: 11

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 26).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July and August (Cloud cover 3).

Average visibility in October - Jerusalem, Israel
  • Average visibility in October: 10km

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