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October Weather In Anchorage  
October Anchorage Weather
Record High: 64°F
Normal High: 40°F
Normal Low: 28°F
Record Low: -5°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 2.09"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.68"
Avg Monthly Snow: 7.4"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 12.6"

Anchorage Weather In October

In the last 57 years the highest measured temperature in Anchorage Alaska for October was 64 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on October 9, 2006, while the typical high temperature is 40. The lowest documented temperature in October for Anchorage for the past 57 years was -5 most recently measured on October 22, 1956, and the typical low is 28.

US National Weather Service Anchorage October Weather data records that on October 31, 1975, the high temperature did not exceed 13 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Anchorage in the past 57 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on October 12, 1986, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 52 degrees, the highest low measured in Anchorage in the last 57 years.

According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Anchorage in October on the first day of the month averages 49 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 33 degrees. The daily low temperature in Anchorage on October First averages 37 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of October averages 21 degrees.

Anchorage usually receives an average of 2.09 inches of precipitation during the month. According to October Anchorage Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in October was 1.68 inches on October 26, 1952. Anchorage receives an average of 7.4 inches of snow in October.On October 12, 1996 Anchorage received 12.6 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in October.