Average October Snowfall in Newfoundland & Labrador





The tables below list monthly averages for snowfall during October at communities and parks in Newfoundland and Labrador.

You can jump to a separate table for the Avalon Peninsula, Eastern Newfoundland, Central Newfoundland, Western Newfoundland and Labrador.

The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.2 centimetres (0.08 inches) this month. The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

Avalon Peninsula

October snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
0 Come By Chance 0.4 1.1
0 Harbour Grace 0.1 0.2
0 Long Harbour 0.0 0.0
1 St John's 0.9 2.4
0 St Shotts 0.1 0.2

Eastern Newfoundland

Total amount of snow in October on average
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
2 Bonavista 1.4 3.4
0 St Lawrence 0.5 1.2
1 Terra Nova National Park 0.9 2.2

Central Newfoundland

Average total snowfall in October
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
1 Baie Verte 1.3 3.4
0 Burgeo 0.8 2.1
4 Gander 4.4 11.2
1 Grand Falls 1.4 3.5
0 Harbour Breton 0.0 0.1
0 Musgrave Harbour 0.4 1.1
1 Springdale 1.5 3.8

Western Newfoundland

Average October snowfall
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
1 Channel-Port-Aux-Basques 0.9 2.2
2 Corner Brook 2.5 6.2
2 Deer Lake 1.9 4.8
1 Gros Morne National Park 1.1 2.8
1 Port Saunders 1.6 4.0
1 Rocky Harbour 0.6 1.4
5 St Anthony 5.5 14.1
2 Stephenville 1.1 2.9

Labrador

October snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
5 Cartwright 5.0 12.7
16 Churchill Falls 14.8 37.5
5 Happy Valley - Goose Bay 7.6 19.3
6 Makkovik 6.4 16.4
3 Mary's Harbour 3.1 8.0
7 Nain 9.6 24.5
14 Wabush Lake 15.3 39.0
Reference

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

Newfoundland and Labrador Snowfall
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