Everest Base Camp Weather October

Among four different weather season in Nepal, October is one of the best not only for Everest Base Camp instead best time for entire the entire year. This is what the internet says If you Google it. In addition to that, I will explain here when is the best time for Everest Base Camp Trek during October? 

Weather change is real especially country like us with the verities of natural diversity we can feel a constant weather change. The month of September was supposed to be the clean and nice weather but past few year we are challenging non-stop rain throughout the month. Travelling to Everest Base Camp within certain time frame makes a lot difficult if you get stuck waiting for a flight to Lukla and a lot of time this happen due to the bad weather. Plan a perfect EBC itinerary here

October, as most of the time weather, will remain constant with clear sky views however small short duration rainfall might accompany your trip. I would highly suggest planning to start EBC trek from the second week of October if you especially travelling Nepal in a shortened time frame.  During this month the rain will not last longer than expected and only on lower elevation are normally below Namche. Everest Base Camp weather October might vary with change in climate as nowadays everywhere we can see effect of global warming affecting weather condition so high alpine weather cannot be predicted however if you are looking for weather, in general, all over Nepal in average then here is one link where we had briefly discussed about Trekking in Nepal best time of the year.

Temprature In EBC in October 

During the day: (12 ℃ - 16 ℃) (53 °F -60 °F )
During the night: (-5℃ to 2 ℃) - (23 °F to 35 °F)

Here are some pictures from Everest Base Camp Trekking taken during the last week of October that also help to see a pictorial view of the weather in Everest Base Camp during October.

Mt. Everest Base Camp Pictures

Lukla Airport Nepal

Fig - Lukla airstrips, Tara Airlines almost ready to take off

Mount Everest Picture

Fig - Mount Everest as seen behind huge Lhotse wall, as seen from above Namche

Tengboche Monastery, Tengboche View Trek

Fig - Aerial view of Tengboche Monastery, as seen from helicopter

Everest Base Camp Trek, Trekking, Weather and Itinerary

Fig - Viallge of Dingboche early morning, looking back toward Namche

Everest from Kalapatthar Nepal

Fig - Mount Everest as seen from summit of Kala Patthar

Here are some facts about Nepal Everest Base Camp Trek during October that helps you on packing your backpack and prepare other necessary arrangements for EBC. The first things you need to figure out is flight ticket to and from Kathmandu Lukla as it will be season time in Everest after that while packing things just make sure you includes one down jacket and wind stopper which is more than enough because the weather will not be such cold during October in Everest Base Camp. During day walk you can adjust with thin clothes like t-shirt and shorts, however, no matter what ankle boots are always recommended cause trail are jig jag.  Just in case if you are planning for Island Peak Expedition too then you need to prepare a bit like gloves, glasses special shoes etc. and other necessary climbing gears cause mountain will still be colder. General Itinerary for Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking is illustrated as follow –One thing to remember Everest Base Camp trek is one in the high rated trek for the high altitude sickness. Planning a perfect Everest Base Camp trek itinerary helps prevent not to being sick in this region (In most cases) 

Everest Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

# Day 01 – Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Trek to Phakding
# Day 02 – Trek from Phakding to Namche
# Day 03 – Acclimatization Day in Namche
# Day 04 – Trek form Namche to Tengboche
# Day 05 – Trek from Tengboche to Dingboche
# Day 06 – Acclimatization day in Dingboche
# Day 07 – Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche
# Day 08 – Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (Trip to Everest Base Camp)
# Day 09 – Trek to Kalapatthar and descend to Pheriche
# Day 10 – Trek form Pheriche to Tengboche
# Day 11 – Trek from Tengboche to Monjo
# Day 12 – Trek form Monjo to Lukla
# Day 13 – Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu
However this is just a general suggested itinerary, one can trek with a different itinerary. Here is one useful link where you can get some idea about Nepal Everest Base Camp Trekking in depth, Everest Base Camp Trekking. In one sentence as a conclusion of Everest Base Camp Weather October is perfect and one of the best for Everest Base Camp Trekking in Nepal.

About Rajendra Khanal (Raj)

Rajendra Khanal (Raj) Born and raised in Gorkha, Nepal, I am proud to call the Manaslu region my home! I have been in the travel business for over a decade from being a porter to being a guide to being a manager and finally a founder of NEST Adventure. So you could say, I know my way well enough in the Himalayas especially in some of the off-the-beaten trails in Nepal like Manaslu, Kanchenjunga or Mustang
I am passionate about travelling and I strongly believe that seeing the world shouldn't break the bank (at least not too much!).  I have been to over 15 countries in Asia, Central Americas, one-third of the Europe and just started Latin America, (Australia and Canada are on my bucket list..one day!) as a backpacker myself, I am happy to share the experience about Nepal Himalayas. If you think I can be helpful planning your trip to Nepal, then do not hesitate to contact me. at nestadventure@gmail.com. I am also available on Whats app and Viber +977-9851052042 Or direct phone call +1(702)456-9789. If you are interested to know more about me follow on  Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
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