Nepal Weather in October

The weather in Nepal in October is pleasant with great chances of sunny days. The average high and low temperature are between 13-26℃(55.4-78.8℉) and the average rainfall is 59mm.People can expect blue sky, mild temperature and brilliant natural views. October is one of the most popular months to travel to Nepal, so the crowds and costs of travel are at their peak, too. You might need to book your flights and accommodation early.

The hottest cities in Nepal in October:

  Janakpur: 32℃ (89.6℉)
The coldest cities in Nepal in October:
  Daharan: -5℃ (23℉)

Averages for Nepal Weather in October

High Temperature
26°C (78.8°F)
Low Temperature
13°C (55.4°F)
59 mm (2.3 in)
05:57 ~ 06:14
17:20 ~ 17:50

October Temperatures in Nepal
What to Wear
You should take the long-sleeve shirt, jeans and a pair of comfortable shoes. Mountain areas might be cooler at night, so you can take some thick jackets or warmer pants. If you tend to play rafting, quick-drying clothing, sleeping bag and so on are necessary.
October Travel Guide – Where to Go & Tips

Tourism Rate: 

Nepal is famed for the paradise in the world for the water rafting, which is not surprising because it has so many tall mountains across the country. If you travel to Nepal in October, there are lots of rafting destinations you can choose. Trisuli is one of the top rafting places in Nepal and is suited to all ages. Adjacent to Kathmandu, the transportation is convenient, attracting a lot of rafting lovers and tourists. It takes about 3 hours, safe and exciting.


It is the most grand and the longest festival for Nepali Hindus, held every September to October, with a nationwide holiday of 10-15 days. This festival commemorates the victory of good over evil; sacrifice activities are held throughout the country and large-scale animal bloodletting ceremonies are held to worship their goddess Gurga.


Classic trekking and thrilling water rafting make Pokhara an outdoor activities paradise, let alone cycling and paragliding. Phewa Lake is the most charming resort in it. There are a variety of cafes and villas on the lakeside. On the sunny day, the shadow of Annapurna Mountain is reflected on the lake, and there is a chance to see the sunset at dusk. Travelers can either raft on the lake or find a cozy café to admire the beautiful scenery.

Machhapuchhre is a peak in the Annapurna Mountain, at an altitude of 6997 meters; it is famous for the fishtail shape. Machhapuchhre is forbidden to climb because it is a holy place for the local people. And it looks more stunning at sunrise and sunset.


Thamel District and Durbar Square are two landmarks in the old town of Kathmandu. The former is a lively gathering place for foreign tourists. It has narrow and noisy alleys that are packed with all kinds of shops tourists need. The Durbar Square is home to the old palace, which has many spectacular temples. It takes less than half an hour to walk from the Thamel District to Durbar Square, passing through the alleys, small temples on the way. People can appreciate abundant cultural relics and glory civilization of this city.

October Weather of Major Nepal Cities
Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humidity
High Low
22°C/ 71.6°F 9°C / 48.2°F 07:25/ 17:32 44
28°C / 82.4°F 12°C / 53.6°F 07:20/ 18:07 84
18°C / 64.4°F 3°C / 37.4°F 07:56/ 18:38 79
29°C / 84.2°F 16°C / 60.8°F 07:45/ 18:30 83
25°C / 77°F 11°C / 51.8°F 07:08/ 18:13 72
19°C / 66.2°F 6°C / 42.8°F 07:23/ 18:22 73
30°C / 86°F
21°C / 69.8°F 07:41/ 18:34 79
24°C / 75.2°F 11°C / 51.8°F 06:51/ 17:35 75
31°C / 87.8°F 15°C / 59°F 06:58/ 16:36 72
23°C / 73.4°F   8°C / 46.4°F 07:44/ 17:48 57
26°C / 78.8°F 13°C / 55.4°F 07:03/ 18:11 74
22°C / 71.6°F 8°C / 46.4°F 06:56/ 17:43 65
28°C / 82.4°F
15°C / 59°F
06:02/ 17:55