Geneva
Switzerland
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Geneva, Switzerland

The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
The Leman Lake, flowing through the city of Geneva, Switzerland, in a stunning aerial panorama of the cityscape and the distant mountains
October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Geneva, Switzerland, with average temperature varying between 15.4°C (59.7°F) and 7.4°C (45.3°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from an agreeable 20.9°C (69.6°F) in September, to a moderate 15.4°C (59.7°F). In Geneva, the average low-temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F).

Humidity

In Geneva, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 10.1 days and typically aggregates up to 105mm (4.1") of precipitation.

Snowfall

May through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Geneva is 10.9h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 3.8h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 3 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Geneva?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 15.4°C (59.7°F), while the average low-temperature is 7.4°C (45.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Geneva?

The average relative humidity in October in Geneva, Switzerland, is 79%.

How much does it rain in Geneva in October?

In Geneva, Switzerland, during October, the rain falls for 10.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 105mm (4.1") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Geneva?

October is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 10.1 days and accumulates 105mm (4.1") of precipitation.

Does it snow in Geneva in October?

In Geneva, in October, it doesn't snow. In November, it regularly snows.

When it does not snow in Geneva?

In Geneva, Switzerland, snow does not fall in May through October.

How many hours of daylight does Geneva have in October?

In October, the average length of the day is 10.9h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Geneva?

The average sunshine in October in Geneva, Switzerland, is 3.8h.

How high is the UV index in October in Geneva?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Geneva, Switzerland, is 3. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average high temperature in October: 15.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (26.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 7.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.3°C).

Average humidity in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average humidity in October: 79%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (64%).

Average rainfall in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall in October: 105mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (105mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average rainfall days in October: 10.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (10.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (7.6 days).

Average snowfall in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall in October: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (108mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (2.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average daylight in October: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.7h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 8.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).

Average UV index in October - Geneva, Switzerland
  • Average UV index in October: 3

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 1).