Victoria
Canada
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Victoria, Canada

October, the same as September, in Victoria, Canada, is a moderate autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 5.7°C (42.3°F) and an average high of 14.2°C (57.6°F).

Temperature

In Victoria, Canada, the average high-temperature decreases, from an enjoyable 19.6°C (67.3°F) in September, to a moderate 14.2°C (57.6°F). In Victoria, the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

Humidity

In October, the average relative humidity in Victoria is 69.3%.

Rainfall

In Victoria, during 14 rainfall days, 88mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Victoria, during the entire year, the rain falls for 151.8 days and collects up to 845.5mm (33.3") of precipitation.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, October through December.

Sea temperature

In Victoria, the average water temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Victoria, Canada, the average sunshine is 4.4h.

UV index

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Victoria is 3. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In October, the average maximum UV index of 3 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sun damage is advised. 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 Victoria?

In Victoria, in October, the average high-temperature is 14.2°C (57.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 5.7°C (42.3°F).

What is the average humidity in October in Victoria?

In October, the average relative humidity is 69.3%.

How much does it rain in Victoria in October?

In Victoria, Canada, in October, during 14 rainfall days, 88mm (3.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When does it start to snow in Victoria?

October is the first month it typically snows in Victoria. Throughout October, Victoria receives 2mm (0.1") of snow.

What is the sea water temperature in October in Victoria?

In Victoria, in October, the average water temperature is 10.4°C (50.7°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.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in October in Victoria?

In Victoria, the average sunshine in October is 4.4h.

What is the UV index reading in October in Victoria?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Victoria, Canada, is 3. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a moderate vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average high temperature in October: 14.2°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (22.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 5.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (1.1°C).

Average humidity in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average humidity in October: 69.3%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79.4%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (55.9%).

Average rainfall in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall in October: 88mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (148.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (17.9mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (18.7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (5.2 days).

Average snowfall in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average snowfall in October: 2mm

The month with the highest snowfall is December (137mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are May, June, July, August and September (0mm).

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

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (2.2 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average sea temperature in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average sea temperature in October: 10.4°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (7.3°C).

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 8.4h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 4.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.9h).

Average UV index in October - Victoria, Canada
  • Average UV index in October: 3

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).