Darjeeling
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

October weather forecast and climate
Darjeeling, India

The first month of the post monsoon autumn, October, is also an enjoyable month in Darjeeling, India, with average temperature ranging between max 18°C (64.4°F) and min 10.3°C (50.5°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still comfortable 18°C (64.4°F). The average low-temperature, in October, is 10.3°C (50.5°F).

Rainfall

In October, the rain falls for 3 days. Throughout October, 122.5mm (4.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 78 rainfall days, and 2981.8mm (117.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Darjeeling, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

Sunshine

In October, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Darjeeling, India, is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In October, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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.

What is the temperature in October in Darjeeling?

In Darjeeling, India, in October, the average high-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.3°C (50.5°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Darjeeling?

In Darjeeling, during October, the rain falls for 3 days and regularly aggregates up to 122.5mm (4.8") of precipitation.

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

In Darjeeling, the average length of the day in October is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Darjeeling?

In October, the average sunshine in Darjeeling is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Darjeeling?

In October, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in October - Darjeeling, India
  • Average high temperature in October: 18°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (19.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 10.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (14.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1.8°C).

Average rainfall in October - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall in October: 122.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (781.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (7mm).

Average rainfall days in October - Darjeeling, India
  • Average rainfall days in October: 3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (18 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Darjeeling, India
  • Average daylight in October: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in October - Darjeeling, India
  • Average UV index in October: 9

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).