Detroit Weather In October
The record high temperature in Detroit for the last 52 years in October was 91 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on October 23, 1963, while the standard high temperature is 61. The lowest reported temperature in October for Detroit for the past 52 years was 17 measured on October 3, 1974, and the typical low is 42.
United States NWS historical Detroit October Weather data records that on October 22, 1997, the high temperature did not exceed 38 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Detroit in the past 52 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on October 16, 2007, the low for the day was not measured below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Detroit in the last 52 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Detroit on October First is 69 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of October is 58 degrees. The low temperature in Detroit in October on the first day of the month averages 47 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 40 degrees.
Detroit normally receives an average of 2.23 inches of rain during October. October Detroit Weather records indicated that on October 6, 1959 Detroit received 2.11 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in October. Detroit receives an average of 0.2 inches of snow in October. The highest snowfall on a single day in October was 2.7 inches on October 19, 1989.