Raleigh Weather In October
The hottest October day in Raleigh for the past 66 years was 98 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on October 5, 1954, while the average high temperature is 72. The lowest documented temperature in October for Raleigh for the past 66 years was 19 registered on October 26, 1962, and the standard low recorded daily temperature is 48.
According to National Weather Service historical Raleigh October Weather data, on October 30, 1980, the high temperature did not exceed 47 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Raleigh in the past 66 years. NWS data also shows that on October 7, 2005, the lowest measured temperature on that day did not drop below 72 degrees, the highest low temperature measured in Raleigh in the last 66 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Raleigh on October First is 76 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of October is 69 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Raleigh on October First averages 55 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of October averages 45 degrees.
Raleigh typically receives an average of 3.18 inches of rain during the month. October Raleigh Weather records indicate that on October 11, 2002 Raleigh received 5.33 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in October.