October weather forecast
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Weather in October

October, the same as September, is another cold spring month in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, with an average temperature varying between 5.4°C (41.7°F) and -0.9°C (30.4°F).

Temperature

In Lake Tekapo, the average high-temperature in October is relatively the same as in September - a still wintry 5.4°C (41.7°F). In October, in Lake Tekapo, the average low-temperature is -0.9°C (30.4°F).

Humidity

The months with the highest humidity are August and October, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

Rainfall

In Lake Tekapo, in October, it is raining for 11.6 days, with typically 179mm (7.05") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Lake Tekapo, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1917mm (75.47") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall in Lake Tekapo. In October, it is snowing for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 997mm (39.25") of snow is accumulated. In Lake Tekapo, during the entire year, snow falls for 107.9 days and aggregates up to 6417mm (252.64") of snow.

Daylight

In Lake Tekapo, the average length of the day in October is 13h and 18min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of October, in Lake Tekapo, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 8:22 pm NZDT.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Lake Tekapo is 6.8h.

UV index

In Lake Tekapo, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Lake Tekapo?

The months with the highest humidity in Lake Tekapo are August and October, with an average relative humidity of 89%.

What is the average humidity in October in Lake Tekapo?

In Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, the average relative humidity in October is 89%.

How much does it rain in Lake Tekapo in October?

In Lake Tekapo, in October, during 11.6 rainfall days, 179mm (7.05") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many days does it snow in October in Lake Tekapo?

In October, in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, it is snowing for 15.9 days. Throughout October, 997mm (39.25") of snow is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Lake Tekapo have in October?

The average day length in October in Lake Tekapo is 13h and 18min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in October in Lake Tekapo?

On the first day of October in Lake Tekapo, sunrise is at 7:11 am and sunset at 7:44 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:20 am and sunset at 8:22 pm NZDT.

How long on average sun shines in October in Lake Tekapo?

The average sunshine duration in October in Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, is 6.8h.

How high is the UV index in October in Lake Tekapo?

In Lake Tekapo, New Zealand, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
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Average temperature in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average temperature in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average high temperature in October: 5.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (13.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (2.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -0.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (-3.3°C).

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Average pressure in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average pressure in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average pressure in October: 1011.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (1017.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (1011.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average wind speed in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average wind speed in October: 11km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (9.6km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average humidity in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average humidity in October: 89%

The months with the highest relative humidity are August and October (89%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (83%).

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Average rainfall in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average rainfall in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall in October: 179mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (233mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (106mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average rainfall days in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average rainfall days in October: 11.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (16.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is August (5.7 days).

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Average snowfall in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average snowfall in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall in October: 997mm

The month with the highest snowfall is July (1245mm).
The month with the least snowfall is March (31mm).

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Average snowfall days in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average snowfall days in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average snowfall days in October: 15.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is August (16.3 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is February (0.9 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average daylight in October: 13h and 18min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 15h and 25min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 8h and 57min).

  • Average sunshine in October: 6h and 48min

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 5h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average sunshine days in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average sunshine days in October: 10.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (15.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (10.5 days).

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Average UV index in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average UV index in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is January (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is July (UV index 1).

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Average cloud cover in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average cloud cover in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average cloud cover in October: 50

The months with the most cloud cover are October and November (Cloud cover 50).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in October
Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Average visibility in October - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • Average visibility in October: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February and March (9km).
The months with the lowest visibility are April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (8km).

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