Lhasa Weather in October

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The weather of Lhasa in October is cool, with short rainfall. It is relatively suitable for traveling. Meanwhile, visitors may have a more pleasant trip as they have avoided the height of tourist season.

Autumn in Lhasa is distinctive, marked by blazing colors on trees, high sky, pale clouds, and fresh air. The grass turns golden when temperature turns cooler. The fallen leaves are also a splendid sight of Lhasa in this month. Autumn is not only the season for harvest, but also the most colorful season for travel.
 

Averages for Lhasa Weather in October

Temperature: 9°C / 48°F
High Temperature: 17°C / 63°F
Low Temperature: 2°C / 36°F
Humidity: 49%
Rainfall: 9 mm
Rainy Days:5 days
Sunrise: 07:49 ~ 08:08
Sunset: 19:10 ~ 19:42
Air Quality in October
Average AQI:31
Lhasa Air Quality in October

What to Wear in Lhasa in October

Because of the large temperature difference between day and night, make sure bring long johns, the wool sweaters, wool trousers and wadded jackets when visiting Lhasa in October. Mountaineering Jackets and sneakers are suggested. Down jackets are necessary if visitors include Namtso or Everest Base Camp in their itinerary. Besides, it is important to take sunscreen, sunglasses and sunhat to avoid sunburn caused by strong ultraviolet rays. Carry your own thermal mug if you prefer hot water.
Lhasa Clothes in October October Wear in Lhasa

Things to Do in Lhasa in October

The sun shines by day, so it is comfortable to visit Jokhang Temple and Potala Palace, join the Tibetans walking around the temple and turning the Buddhist scriptures' tubes. It is always recommended for visitors to Barkhor Street, where the ancient city and traditional residential patterns have been well-preserved. Also, Norbulingka, as the Summer Palace for the successive Dalai Lamas, has the best garden landscape in Tibet with the most historical sites. It remains spring scenery in October. Nyingchi and Shigatse are also suggested if time permits.
 

Other Tips

Compared with the summer season, the oxygen content of the air in Lhasa drops in autumn, so to have a good rest is particularly important when first arriving in Lhasa. Take some medicine for mountain sickness, colds and diarrhea. It should be noted that railroads to Lhasa may be closed down in case of heavy snow. So, tourists should pay attention to the weather forecast and make a proper travel plan before visit. Besides, it is crucial for visitors to respect local customs as the Tibetans are deeply religious Buddhist nation. For example, taking photographs or videos is not allowed without permission when visiting temples.

What is the temperature in Lhasa in October?

High/Low Temperatures of Lhasa in October
Temperatures Graph of Lhasa in October
Air Quality of Lhasa in October (2017)
Lhasa AQI Graph in October

Historical Lhasa Weather in October

Oct  Temperature  Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High Low
1 22.1°C / 71.8°F 6.5°C / 43.7°F 07:49 / 19:42 41
2 21.1°C / 70°F 6.7°C / 44.1°F 07:49 / 19:40 40
3 17.5°C / 63.5°F 6.4°C / 43.5°F 07:50 / 19:39 48
4 16.1°C / 61°F 5.1°C / 41.2°F 07:51 / 19:38 48
5 18.3°C / 64.9°F 3.8°C / 38.8°F 07:51 / 19:37 35
6 19.9°C / 67.8°F 3.2°C / 37.8°F 07:52 / 19:36 31
7 21°C / 69.8°F 4.2°C / 39.6°F 07:52 / 19:34 38
8 20.9°C / 69.6°F 4.2°C / 39.6°F 07:53 / 19:33 41
9 20.9°C / 69.6°F 5.3°C / 41.5°F 07:53 / 19:32 36
10 21°C / 69.8°F 4.7°C / 40.5°F 07:54 / 19:31 38
11 21.2°C / 70.2°F 5.5°C / 41.9°F 07:55 / 19:30 29
12 21.9°C / 71.4°F 5.1°C / 41.2°F 07:55 / 19:29 27
13 22°C / 71.6°F 4.5°C / 40.1°F 07:56 / 19:28 24
14 23.9°C / 75°F 4.1°C / 39.4°F 07:56 / 19:27 25
15 22.8°C / 73°F 5.3°C / 41.5°F 07:57 / 19:25 31
16 21.5°C / 70.7°F 7.5°C / 45.5°F 07:58 / 19:24 36
17 20.5°C / 68.9°F 6.1°C / 43°F 07:58 / 19:23 25
18 19°C / 66.2°F 3.6°C / 38.5°F 07:59 / 19:22 29
19 18.9°C / 66°F 2.8°C / 37°F 08:00 / 19:21 28
20 19.9°C / 67.8°F 3.1°C / 37.6°F 08:00 / 19:20 30
21 16.7°C / 62.1°F 4.2°C / 39.6°F 08:01 / 19:19 37
22 16.2°C / 61.2°F 1.2°C / 34.2°F 08:02 / 19:18 33
23 14.7°C / 58.5°F 1.1°C / 34°F 08:02 / 19:17 25
24 18.3°C / 64.9°F 0.2°C / 32.4°F 08:03 / 19:16 26
25 17.3°C / 63.1°F 0.4°C / 32.7°F 08:04 / 19:15 21
26 15.9°C / 60.6°F 2.4°C / 36.3°F 08:04 / 19:14 25
27 13°C / 55.4°F 3.4°C / 38.1°F 08:05 / 19:13 20
28 12.5°C / 54.5°F -0.9°C / 30.4°F 08:06 / 19:13 25
29 13.9°C / 57°F -2.4°C / 27.7°F 08:06 / 19:12 37
30 12.5°C / 54.5°F 0.9°C / 33.6°F 08:07 / 19:11 50
31 14.3°C / 57.7°F -0.1°C / 31.8°F 08:08 / 19:10 36
- Last modified on Sep. 23, 2019 -
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