Nanaimo
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Nanaimo, Canada

October, like September, is another mild autumn month in Nanaimo, Canada, with average temperature ranging between max 14.6°C (58.3°F) and min 5.2°C (41.4°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature drops, from a pleasant 20.9°C (69.6°F) in September, to a mild 14.6°C (58.3°F). In October, in Nanaimo, the average low-temperature is 5.2°C (41.4°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 68.5%.

Rainfall

In Nanaimo, Canada, during October, the rain falls for 15.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 101.2mm (4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 170.1 rainfall days, and 1098.1mm (43.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Nanaimo are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Nanaimo. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 12mm (0.5") of snow. Throughout the year, in Nanaimo, Canada, there are 11 snowfall days, and 687mm (27") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Nanaimo, Canada, the average water temperature is 10.3°C (50.5°F).
Note: Swimming in 10.3°C (50.5°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in October in Nanaimo is 4.3h.

What is the temperature in October in Nanaimo?

In October, in Nanaimo, the average high-temperature is 14.6°C (58.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.2°C (41.4°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, the average relative humidity in October is 68.5%.

How many days does it rain in October in Nanaimo?

In October, the rain falls for 15.4 days. Throughout October, 101.2mm (4") of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Nanaimo?

October is the first month it typically snows in Nanaimo. Throughout October, in the average 0.1 snowfall days, it receives 12mm (0.5") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Nanaimo?

In Nanaimo, the average seawater temperature in October is 10.3°C (50.5°F). Swimming in 10.3°C (50.5°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

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

In October, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Nanaimo have in October?

In October, the average sunshine in Nanaimo, Canada, is 4.3h.
Average temperature in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 14.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (24.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 5.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (12.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (-0.2°C).

Average humidity in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 68.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (83.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (52.1%).

Average rainfall in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 101.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (186.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (25.4mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 15.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19.8 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (6.8 days).

Average snowfall in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 12mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (210mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.1 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 10.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.2°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Nanaimo, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.3h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.3h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.6h).