Edmonton
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Edmonton, Canada

The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
The Saskatchewan River below the James Macdonald Bridge, with a distant view of Edmonton City, Canada, under the colorful sunset sky
October, like September, in Edmonton, Canada, is another fresh autumn month, with average temperature varying between -0.2°C (31.6°F) and 10.4°C (50.7°F).

Temperature

In Edmonton, the average high-temperature drops, from an enjoyable 17.1°C (62.8°F) in September, to a fresh 10.4°C (50.7°F). The average low-temperature, in Edmonton, is -0.2°C (31.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Edmonton is 50.5%.

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 5.6 days. Throughout October, 10.9mm (0.4") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Edmonton, there are 77.1 rainfall days, and 347.7mm (13.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Edmonton, Canada, are January through May, September through December. In Edmonton, Canada, during October, snow falls for 3.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 116mm (4.6") of snow. Throughout the year, in Edmonton, there are 52.4 snowfall days, and 1236mm (48.7") of snow is accumulated.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 10.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October is 5.5h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 2. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 2 translate into the following recommendations:
For the majority, extended sun exposure is not of great concern. Infants and people with sensitive skin must always be protected. 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. 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 Edmonton?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Edmonton, is 10.4°C (50.7°F), while the average low-temperature is -0.2°C (31.6°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Edmonton?

In October, the average relative humidity in Edmonton, Canada, is 50.5%.

How many days does it rain in October in Edmonton?

In Edmonton, in October, it is raining for 5.6 days, with typically 10.9mm (0.4") of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Edmonton in October?

In Edmonton, Canada, during October, snow falls for 3.2 days and regularly aggregates up to 116mm (4.6") of snow.

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

The average length of the day in October is 10.5h.

How many hours of sunshine does Edmonton have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Edmonton, Canada, is 5.5h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Edmonton?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 10.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (23.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -0.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-14.8°C).

Average humidity in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 50.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (65.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (40.4%).

Average rainfall in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 10.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (93.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0.7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 5.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (14.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and December (0.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 116mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (245mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 3.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (10.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 5.5h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2.7h).

Average UV index in October - Edmonton, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 0).