Providence, RI Climate in October

Temperature for October

In Providence, RI during October the average high temperature is 64.9°F. The hottest day on record was October 23, 1979 when the temperature hit 86.0°F.

Providence, RI daily average and extreme temperature range for October

Low Temperature

During October the overnight temperature drops to an average of 43.5°F, with the lowest temperature of 19.9°F being recorded on October 28, 1976. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 12 times in October.

Precipitation for October

In October the average monthly rainfall in Providence, RI is 4.15 inches with rain usually falling on between 11 and 12 days. 1942 was the driest October with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 2005 was the wettest October with 15.36 inches of rain. The wettest single day in October was 15 October 2005 when 6.38 inches of rain fell.

In October it usually snows on between 0 and 1 days. In October there have been some years when thunderstorms have occurred, although there are other years when there hasn't been a thunderstorm in October.