Average Sunshine in the Netherlands for October





The tables below give October averages for the amount of sunshine at cities and other places in the Netherlands.

Each location has three measures for how much sun it typically gets this month. The number for % Sun is the usual percentage of daylight hours with sunshine.

Hours gives the total hours of sunshine that's normal this month. Days statistics are for the typical number of days in October with any amount of measurable sunshine. All the data are averages for the years 1981 to 2010.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the country: North Netherlands, East Netherlands, West Netherlands and South Netherlands.

North Netherlands covers the provinces of Groningen, Friesland and Drenthe. East Netherlands includes Overijssel, Gelderland and Flevoland. West Netherlands provinces are Utrecht, North Holland, South Holland and Zeeland. South Netherlands has North Brabant and Limburg provinces.

North Netherlands

Total October sunshine
% Sun Place Hours Days
33 Groningen 107 26
34 Leeuwarden 113 26

East Netherlands

Average amount of sun in October
% Sun Place Hours Days
33 Arnhem 110 26
34 Enschede 112 26
36 Lelystad 119 27

West Netherlands

Average October sun
% Sun Place Hours Days
33 Amsterdam 109 26
35 Den Helder 114 26
36 Goes 119 28
33 Katwijk 110 26
32 Rotterdam 107 26
34 Utrecht 113 26
35 Vlissingen 117 27

South Netherlands

October sunshine averages
% Sun Place Hours Days
34 Breda 113 27
35 Eindhoven 116 26
34 Maastricht 114 26
Reference

Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut. KNMI Klimatologie. Klimaatatlas. Stationsdata.

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