Pyeongchang weather in October (Gangwon-Do, South Korea)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Pyeongchang in October lies at 18.2°C (64.76°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 7.2°C (44.96°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during October is high with an average of 105mm (4.1 inchec). There are generally around 8 rainy days. The sun also shows itself regularly this month with 193 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Pyeongchang , monthly averages in October

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Min Temperature 44 °F  
Max Temperature 64 °F  
Chance of Rain 27%  
Precipitation 4 in  
Rainy days 8 days  
Humidity 75% *  
Sunshine 193 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 55% *  

Where to stay in Pyeongchang

Where to go in South Korea in October

Find out more about the weather in South Korea in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Pyeongchang should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.

Outdoor sports

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