Rankin Inlet Weather in October

What's the weather like in Rankin Inlet (Nunavut) in October 2024?

The climate in Rankin Inlet during October can be summarized as cold and reasonably dry.

October is in the fall / autumn in Rankin Inlet and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a freezing -3°C (27°F), whilst at night -9°C (17°F) is normal.

Rankin Inlet weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature -2.5°C 27.4°F
Nightly temperature -8.5°C 16.7°F
Average temperature -5.5°C 22.1°F
Daily sunshine 2.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 39 mm 1.5 ins
Rainy days 12 days
Sea temperature 2.5°C 36.5°F
Humidity 83%
Windspeed 23kph 14 mph

On average October is the 4th wettest month of the year in Rankin Inlet with around 39mm 1.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 2.9 hours of sunshine per day.

October temperatures in Rankin Inlet

Rankin Inlet average temperature in October

October rainfall

Rankin Inlet average rain in October

October hourly sunshine

Rankin Inlet average rain in October

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Rankin Inlet in October 2024.

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Rankin Inlet weather stats

Rankin Inlet weather statistics
Hottest month: July 14.3°C 57.7°F
Driest month: February 6mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: April 9.4hrs
Coldest month: January -28.4°C -19.1°F
Wettest month: September 42mm 1.7ins
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