Stockholm
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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Stockholm, Sweden

A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
A beautiful view of the sunset over the port city of Stockholm, Sweden, with a clear sky and surrounding calm waters
October, like September, is another chilly autumn month in Stockholm, Sweden, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5.3°C (41.5°F) and an average high of 9.9°C (49.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a mild 15.1°C (59.2°F) in September, to a frosty 9.9°C (49.8°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 5.3°C (41.5°F).

Rainfall

In Stockholm, in October, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 49mm (1.9") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 99 rainfall days, and 528mm (20.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Stockholm, the average seawater temperature is 10.2°C (50.4°F). Swimming in 10.2°C (50.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Stockholm, the average length of the day is 10.2h.

Sunshine

In Stockholm, Sweden, the average sunshine is 3.2h.

UV index

In Stockholm, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 1 interpret into the following advice:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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 Stockholm?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 9.9°C (49.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 5.3°C (41.5°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Stockholm?

In Stockholm, during October, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 49mm (1.9") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Stockholm?

In October, the average sea temperature in Stockholm, Sweden, is 10.2°C (50.4°F). Swimming in 10.2°C (50.4°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Stockholm have in October?

In Stockholm, the average length of the day in October is 10.2h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Stockholm?

The average sunshine in October in Stockholm is 3.2h.

How high is the UV index in October in Stockholm?

In Stockholm, Sweden, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 1. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average high temperature in October: 9.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (21.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 5.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (13.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-5.3°C).

Average rainfall in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall in October: 49mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (65mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (27mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (10 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and May (6 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average sea temperature in October: 10.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (18.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (1°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average daylight in October: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.2h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.1h).

Average UV index in October - Stockholm, Sweden
  • Average UV index in October: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).