Average Precipitation for Nova Scotia in October

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The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during October at cities, towns and parks in Nova Scotia. Each place has a total for how many days of wet weather it usually gets this month and for the normal amount of precipitation.

The calculation of days only includes the days when precipitation totalled at least 0.2 millimetres (0.008 inches). The month's total precipitation is an average of weather data collected during 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of Nova Scotia: Cape Breton Island, Northern and Eastern Shores, South Shore and the Annapolis Valley.

Cape Breton Island

Average monthly precipitation in October
Days Place Inches Millimetres
17 Baddeck 5.4 137
19 Cheticamp 5.1 130
20 Ingonish Beach 6.9 176
17 Louisbourg 6.2 158
17 Port Hawkesbury 6.2 157
16 Sydney 5.6 143

Northern & Eastern Shores

October averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Millimetres
13 Pictou 5.1 129
14 Pugwash 4.1 104
16 Sable Island 5.7 145
11 Stillwater - Sherbrooke 5.5 139

South Shore

Average amount of rain and snow in October
Days Place Inches Millimetres
14 Bridgewater 5.4 137
14 Halifax 4.9 124
13 Liverpool - Milton 5.1 128
12 Yarmouth 4.4 112

Annapolis Valley

Precipitation totals for October
Days Place Inches Millimetres
14 Amherst - Nappan 4.0 103
11 Annapolis Royal 4.7 120
13 Kejimkujik National Park 3.8   97
14 Kentville 3.5   89
15 Parrsboro 4.3 109
16 Truro 4.1 105
Reference

Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.

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