Port Hardy
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Port Hardy, Canada

October, the same as September, is another fresh autumn month in Port Hardy, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5.7°C (42.3°F) and an average high of 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Temperature

In Port Hardy, the average high-temperature in October marginally drops, from a moderate 15.8°C (60.4°F) in September, to a fresh 11.8°C (53.2°F). In October, in Port Hardy, the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity is 81.1%.

Rainfall

In Port Hardy, during 21.8 rainfall days, 256.5mm (10.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Port Hardy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 213.1 days and collects up to 1865.8mm (73.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through May, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 1mm (0") of snow. Throughout the year, in Port Hardy, there are 14.7 snowfall days, and 425mm (16.7") of snow is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Port Hardy, the average water temperature is 12°C (53.6°F).
Note: Swimming in 12°C (53.6°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In Port Hardy, the average length of the day in October is 10.7h.

Sunshine

In Port Hardy, Canada, the average sunshine is 3.1h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Port Hardy, Canada, is 2. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Port Hardy?

In October, in Port Hardy, the average high-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Port Hardy?

The average relative humidity in October is 81.1%.

How many days does it rain in October in Port Hardy?

In October, in Port Hardy, the rain falls for 21.8 days. Throughout October, 256.5mm (10.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it start snowing in Port Hardy?

October is the first month it typically snows in Port Hardy. Throughout October, in the average 0.2 snowfall days, it receives 1mm (0") of snow.

What is the water temperature in October in Port Hardy?

In October, the average sea temperature in Port Hardy is 12°C (53.6°F). Swimming in 12°C (53.6°F) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 13°C (55.4°F) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 10°C (50°F) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the average length of the day in October in Port Hardy?

In Port Hardy, Canada, the average length of the day in October is 10.7h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Port Hardy?

The average sunshine in October in Port Hardy is 3.1h.

How high is the UV index in October in Port Hardy?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index 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 - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 11.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (18.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (6°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 5.7°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (10.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.3°C).

Average humidity in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 81.1%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (82.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (69.6%).

Average rainfall in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 256.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (307.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (53.7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 21.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (22.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (11.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (124mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (3.7 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 12°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July and August (14°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and March (8°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average daylight in October: 10.7h

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

  • Average sunshine in October: 3.1h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.5h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.5h).

Average UV index in October - Port Hardy, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 0).