October weather forecast and climate
Kiev, Ukraine

Sophia Square in Kyiv, Ukraine, with a statue of Khmelnytskyi, erected in 1988
Sophia Square in Kyiv, Ukraine, with a statue of Khmelnytskyi, erected in 1988
October, the same as September, is a cool autumn month in Kiev, Ukraine, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5.2°C (41.4°F) and an average high of 12.6°C (54.7°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature significantly decreases, from a pleasant 20.6°C (69.1°F) in September, to a cool 12.6°C (54.7°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 5.2°C (41.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Kiev is 73%.

Rainfall

In Kiev, Ukraine, during 9.5 rainfall days, 22mm (0.87") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 128.1 rainfall days, and 373mm (14.69") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 2mm (0.08") of snow. In Kiev, during the entire year, snow falls for 61.2 days, and aggregates up to 558mm (21.97") of snow.

Daylight

In Kiev, the average length of the day is 10.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kiev is 5.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 2 interpret into the following advice:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in October in Kiev?

In Kiev, in October, the average high-temperature is 12.6°C (54.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.2°C (41.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Kiev?

In Kiev, Ukraine, the average relative humidity in October is 73%.

How much does it rain in Kiev in October?

In Kiev, in October, during 9.5 rainfall days, 22mm (0.87") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Kiev?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.5 snowfall days, it receives 2mm (0.08") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Kiev have in October?

In Kiev, Ukraine, the average length of the day in October is 10.7h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Kiev?

In October, the average sunshine in Kiev is 5.4h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Kiev?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Kiev, Ukraine, is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average high temperature in October: 12.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (27°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-2°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 5.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-6.3°C).

Average pressure in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average pressure in October: 1020mbar

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are October and November (1020mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1012.7mbar).

Average wind speed in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average wind speed in October: 11km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (12.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (9.7km/h).

Average humidity in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average humidity in October: 73%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (60%).

Average rainfall in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average rainfall in October: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (63mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (19mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average rainfall days in October: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (6.6 days).

Average snowfall in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average snowfall in October: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (168mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (17.2 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average daylight in October: 10.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.1h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 2.4h).

Average sunshine days in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average sunshine days in October: 19.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (21.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (10.3 days).

Average UV index in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average UV index in October: 2

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).

Average cloud cover in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average cloud cover in October: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 78).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 25).

Average visibility in October - Kiev, Ukraine
  • Average visibility in October: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July and August (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and December (7km).