Tofino
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Tofino, Canada

October, like September, is a moderate autumn month in Tofino, Canada, with temperature in the range of an average low of 6.3°C (43.3°F) and an average high of 13.6°C (56.5°F).

Temperature

In Tofino, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a comfortable 17.8°C (64°F) in September, to a mild 13.6°C (56.5°F). In Tofino, the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Humidity

In Tofino, Canada, the average relative humidity in October is 79.3%.

Rainfall

In October, in Tofino, the rain falls for 19.4 days. Throughout October, 341.8mm (13.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Tofino, Canada, during the entire year, the rain falls for 206.1 days and collects up to 3237.4mm (127.5") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December. October is the first month it typically snows in Tofino. Throughout October, Tofino receives 1mm (0") of snow. In Tofino, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 334mm (13.1").

Sea temperature

In Tofino, the average water temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).
Note: Swimming in 11.8°C (53.2°F) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 10°C (50°F) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in October is 10.8h.

Sunshine

In Tofino, Canada, the average sunshine in October is 3.7h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Tofino, Canada, is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in October transform into the following instructions:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in October in Tofino?

The average high-temperature, in October, in Tofino, is 13.6°C (56.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Tofino?

In October, the average relative humidity is 79.3%.

How much does it rain in Tofino in October?

In Tofino, during October, the rain falls for 19.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 341.8mm (13.5") of precipitation.

When does it start to snow in Tofino?

October is the first month it typically snows. Throughout October, Tofino receives 1mm (0") of snow.

What is the water temperature in October in Tofino?

In Tofino, Canada, in October, the average water temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F). At temperatures below 10°C (50°F), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 13°C (55.4°F) is not comfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Tofino have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Tofino is 10.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tofino have in October?

The average sunshine in October is 3.7h.

How high is the UV index in October in Tofino?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Tofino is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 13.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (8.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 6.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (10.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are February and December (1.9°C).

Average humidity in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 79.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (84.6%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (71.3%).

Average rainfall in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 341.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (489.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (71mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 19.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (22.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (10 days).

Average snowfall in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 1mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (92mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average snowfall days in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average snowfall days in October: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Tofino, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 11.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is July (13.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.9°C).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Tofino, 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: 3.7h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.8h).

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

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 1).