Kuujjuaq
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Kuujjuaq, Canada

October, the same as September, is a wintry autumn month in Kuujjuaq, Canada, with average temperature varying between 2.8°C (37°F) and -2.9°C (26.8°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a fresh 10.1°C (50.2°F) in September, to a cold 2.8°C (37°F). In October, in Kuujjuaq, the average low-temperature is -2.9°C (26.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kuujjuaq, it is raining for 8.9 days, with typically 29mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 84 rainfall days, and 295.5mm (11.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through December are months with snowfall. In October, in Kuujjuaq, it is snowing for 13.2 days. Throughout October, 261mm (10.3") of snow is accumulated. In Kuujjuaq, during the entire year, snow falls for 114.3 days, and aggregates up to 2517.1mm (99.1") of snow.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 1.8h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 1. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Extended sun exposure is not an issue for the majority. Children, infants, and fair-skinned individuals always need to be protected. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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 Kuujjuaq?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 2.8°C (37°F), while the average low-temperature is -2.9°C (26.8°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Kuujjuaq?

In Kuujjuaq, in October, during 8.9 rainfall days, 29mm (1.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Kuujjuaq in October?

In October, in Kuujjuaq, it is snowing for 13.2 days. Throughout October, 261mm (10.3") of snow is accumulated.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kuujjuaq have in October?

The average sunshine in October in Kuujjuaq, Canada, is 1.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kuujjuaq?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Kuujjuaq, Canada, is 1. A UV Index reading of 2, and below, represents a low health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 2.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-20.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: -2.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (6.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-29.3°C).

Average rainfall in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (71.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (0mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 8.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.1 days).

Average snowfall in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 261mm

The month with the highest snowfall is November (450mm).
The month with the lowest snowfall is August (0.3mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 13.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (17.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0.1 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.6h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 1.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.6h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 1.3h).

Average UV index in October - Kuujjuaq, Canada
  • 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).