Damascus
Syria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Damascus, Syria

A view of the magnificent Holy place in the Ummayad mosque in Damascus, Syria, with white clouds in the blue sky
A view of the magnificent Holy place in the Ummayad mosque in Damascus, Syria, with white clouds in the blue sky
October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Damascus, Syria, with temperature in the range of an average high of 28°C (82.4°F) and an average low of 8.9°C (48°F).

Temperature

In Damascus, the average high-temperature decreases, from a tropical 33.4°C (92.1°F) in September, to a warm 28°C (82.4°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout October, 7.1mm (0.28") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Damascus, there are 35 rainfall days, and 133.6mm (5.26") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

March through November are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Damascus, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine in Damascus is 8.6h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Damascus is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
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 Damascus?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 28°C (82.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 8.9°C (48°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Damascus?

In October, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout October, 7.1mm (0.28") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Damascus?

March through November are months without snowfall in Damascus, Syria.

What is the average length of the day in October in Damascus?

In October, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Damascus have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Damascus is 8.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Damascus?

In Damascus, Syria, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average high temperature in October: 28°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 8.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (0.4°C).

Average rainfall in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average rainfall in October: 7.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (27.9mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average rainfall days in October: 2 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January and February (7 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average snowfall days in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average daylight in October: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 8.6h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 5.3).

Average UV index in October - Damascus, Syria
  • Average UV index in October: 6

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).