Weather Averages for Oslo in October
Averages for Oslo in October
The autumn colours are most glorious in October, and temperatures are considerably lower than in September averaging 6 °C (43°F). The average rainfall is about 68mm, and visitors should expect 3 hours of sunshine everyday. At night, you are likely to see frost needles in trees blown there by the breath of fog creating a momentary world of cold magic. The weather may not be appealing to most, but the city nevertheless remains festive.
One of most exciting events that take place during this month is the CODA Oslo International Dance Festival. This event is aimed at supporting dance as a form of art, and it mainly centers on contemporary dance. It features performances from artists all across the world. Visitors can catch other performances at the Dance House Norway as well as across the city. Enjoy restful nights at the Comfort Hotel Grand Central situated at Oslo Central Station. The hotel offers modern facilities and it is minutes away from various pubs and restaurants.
Join in the fun at the Films From The South Festival where film lovers, actors, and directors from Africa, Asian and Latin America congregate each year to showcase some of their work. The festival presents over 150 features and short films from the aforementioned countries. Film makers who are fairly new to the industry get a chance to present their work with the aim of gaining exposure and recognition. This one week event is held in mid-October giving visitors a chance to truly enjoy the festival.
Visitors looking to visit Oslo during this time of year should pack warm clothing as it is pretty chilly in October. Fortunately, many restaurants and pubs have pleasant settings during this time of year to keep their customers warm and comfortable. It is also a wonderful time to take photos of the magnificent sceneries.