Wilmington Weather In October
In the last 63 years the highest measured October temperature in Wilmington was 91 degrees Fahrenheit, on October 5, 1951, and the mean high is 66. In the last 63 years the highest reported temperature in Wilmington for October was 24 most recently encountered on October 28, 1976, and the normal low daily temperature is 46.
US National Weather Service historical Wilmington October Weather data records that on October 30, 2002, the high temperature did not exceed 39 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Wilmington in the past 63 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on October 4, 1986, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 72 degrees, the highest low measured in Wilmington in the last 63 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Wilmington on October First averages 72 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 63 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Wilmington on October First averages 52 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of October averages 42 degrees.
Wilmington receives an average of 3.08 inches of precipitation during October. October Wilmington Weather records show that on October 19, 1966 Wilmington received 3.69 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in October. Wilmington averages 0.1 inches of snow in October.On October 10, 1979 Wilmington received 2.5 inches of rain, the greatest snowfall measured in a single day in October.