Salt Lake City - Recent October Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the October weather in Salt Lake City, Utah 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 Salt Lake City had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Salt Lake City's International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

October temperature averages by year in Salt Lake City
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
63 44 2018 17 6
64 41 2017 18 5
70 47 2016 21 8
71 50 2015 22 10
70 44 2014 21 7
64 41 2013 18 5
67 43 2012 20 6
66 43 2011 19 6
68 46 2010 20 8
Number of days in October when the temperature in Salt Lake City dropped to 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 degrees Fahrenheit
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
2 2018 7
1 2017 8
0 2016 18
0 2015 16
0 2014 18
0 2013 6
1 2012 16
4 2011 11
2 2010 12

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
8 2018 2.5 64
5 2017 0.2 5
9 2016 0.9 23
6 2015 0.6 15
1 2014 0.0 0
8 2013 0.7 19
6 2012 1.5 39
7 2011 1.6 40
10 2010 2.1 52

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Salt Lake City for October and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
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 0.0 0
0 2012 0.3 1
0 2011 0.0 0
1 2010 1.8 5
Reference

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

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