Boston October Weather History

   

Oct 1 Warmest low temperature, 69F, 1954
Oct 2 Earliest recorded snow, trace, 1899
Oct 7 Highest temperature, 90F, 1963
Oct 9 Beginning of 44 days without measurable precipitation, 1924
Oct 10 Earliest measurable snowfall, 0.2 inches, 1979
Oct 11 Highest pressure, 30.78 inches, 1972
Oct 12 Highest temperature, 90F, 1954
Oct 20 Stile's hurricane, 1770
Oct 20-21 Greatest 24 hour precipitation, 6.66 inches, 1996
Oct 23 Coldest high temperature, 38F, 1969
Oct 23-24 Winthrop's hurricane, 1761
Oct 25 Highest average one minute wind velocity, northwest 63 mph, 1933
Oct 26 Lowest temperature, 25F, 1879
Oct 27 Lowest temperature, 25F, 1936
Oct 28-31 Halloween storm.  A noreaster that brought record breaking damage to the coast, 1991