Pittsburgh - Recent October Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the October weather in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives October data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot or cold days occurred each October. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Pittsburgh had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

October temperature averages by year in Pittsburgh
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
68 51 2021 20 11
63 45 2020 17 7
67 46 2019 19 8
62 45 2018 17 7
68 48 2017 20 9
67 47 2016 19 8
63 45 2015 17 7
62 45 2014 17 7
65 48 2013 18 9
63 44 2012 17 7
61 45 2011 16 7
64 43 2010 18 6
Number of days in October when the temperature in Pittsburgh dropped to 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 degrees Fahrenheit
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
0 2021 16
3 2020 8
1 2019 7
5 2018 10
1 2017 19
1 2016 15
2 2015 9
0 2014 6
3 2013 11
2 2012 12
2 2011 8
0 2010 8

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Pittsburgh during October in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.3 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation for October in Pittsburgh
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
16 2021 3.9 98
14 2020 3.3 84
11 2019 7.2 183
16 2018 3.6 91
10 2017 4.1 104
12 2016 3.9 100
13 2015 3.4 85
14 2014 1.9 48
14 2013 2.4 60
13 2012 4.4 113
15 2011 4.4 112
10 2010 2.1 54

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Pittsburgh for October and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
0 2020 0.0 0
0 2019 0.0 0
0 2018 0.0 0
0 2017 0.0 0
0 2016 0.0 0
0 2015 0.0 0
0 2014 0.0 0
0 2013 0.1 0
0 2012 0.0 0
1 2011 1.6 4
0 2010 0.0 0
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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