Average Weather in October in Tanay Switzerland
Daily high temperatures decrease by 10°F, from 54°F to 44°F, rarely falling below 36°F or exceeding 62°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 38°F to 31°F, rarely falling below 24°F or exceeding 45°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Tanay typically range from 49°F to 68°F, while on January 28, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 30°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in October
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on October. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in October
Whistler, Canada (5,134 miles away); Haines, Alaska, United States (4,840 miles); and Valdez, Alaska, United States (4,867 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Tanay (view comparison).
The month of October in Tanay experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 55% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is October 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 46% of the time.
For reference, on May 8, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 61%, while on July 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 64%.
Cloud Cover Categories in October
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Tanay, the chance of a wet day over the course of October is essentially constant, remaining around 31% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 42% on May 25, and its lowest chance is 27% on March 3.
Over the course of October in Tanay, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 30% to 23%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain increases from 1% to 5%, and the chance of a day with only snow increases from 0% to 2%.
Probability of Precipitation in October
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during October in Tanay is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 3.2 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.7 inches or falls below 1.2 inches, and ending the month at 2.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.9 inches or falls below 0.8 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in October
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during October in Tanay is gradually increasing, starting the month at 0.0 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.1 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.8 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in October
Over the course of October in Tanay, the length of the day is rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 35 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 3 minutes, 9 seconds, and weekly decrease of 22 minutes, 3 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is October 31, with 10 hours, 8 minutes of daylight and the longest day is October 1, with 11 hours, 42 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in October
The latest sunrise of the month in Tanay is 8:06 AM on October 27 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 7:07 AM on October 28.
The latest sunset is 7:12 PM on October 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 53 minutes earlier at 5:19 PM on October 31.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 2:00 AM on October 28, 2018, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:40 AM and sets 15 hours, 48 minutes later, at 9:28 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:12 AM and sets 8 hours, 36 minutes later, at 4:48 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in October
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Tanay is essentially constant during October, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in October
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Tanay is essentially constant during October, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 29, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.5 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.6 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during October is 4.7 miles per hour on October 3.
Average Wind Speed in October
Wind Direction in October
The growing season in Tanay typically lasts for 4.5 months (139 days), from around May 16 to around October 2, rarely starting before April 24 or after June 7, and rarely ending before September 10 or after October 22.
During October in Tanay, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is rapidly decreasing falling from 52% to 2% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in October
The average accumulated growing degree days in Tanay are essentially constant during October, remaining within 9°F of 878°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in October
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Tanay is decreasing during October, falling by 1.3 kWh, from 3.8 kWh to 2.4 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in October
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Tanay are 46.345 deg latitude, 6.830 deg longitude, and 4,551 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Tanay contains extreme variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 5,472 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 5,018 feet. Within 10 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,670 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (14,705 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Tanay is covered by trees (52%), grassland (21%), sparse vegetation (16%), and shrubs (10%), within 10 miles by trees (38%) and grassland (21%), and within 50 miles by trees (34%) and grassland (20%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Tanay year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Tanay.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Tanay according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Tanay is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Tanay and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Sion (30%, 40 kilometers, east); Aéroport Genève-Cointrin (25%, 57 kilometers, west); Neuchatel (23%, 73 kilometers, north); and Bern-Belp Airport (22%, 81 kilometers, northeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .