Average Weather during October in Sälen (Dalarna), Sweden

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sälen in October is -2.0°C (28.4°F). The amount of rain/snow in October is normal with an average of 39mm (1.5in). Most people don't tend to visit Sälen during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 6.0°C (42.8°F). You will hardly see any sun with 77 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in October? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Some years you can have some days or nights with snow during this month. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat. Visitors traveling to Sälen should definitely plan on bringing a warm sweater and winter jacket. Also bring some gloves because occasionally this month has periods of snow.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature -2 °C
Max Temperature 6 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 39mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 77

Where to stay in Sälen

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
4/10
Walking
4/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
4/10

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