Madison, WI Climate in October

Temperature for October

In Madison, WI during October the average high temperature is 62.6°F. The hottest day on record was October 6, 1963 when the temperature hit 90.3°F.

Madison, WI daily average and extreme temperature range for October

Low Temperature

During October the overnight temperature drops to an average of 38.7°F, with the lowest temperature of 12.9°F being recorded on October 31, 1988. On average there are 1 days in October when the temperature stays below freezing all day. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 20 times in October.

Precipitation for October

In October the average monthly rainfall in Madison, WI is 2.34 inches with rain usually falling on between 10 and 11 days. 1985 was the driest October with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1959 was the wettest October with 5.53 inches of rain. The wettest single day in October was 20 October 1984 when 2.05 inches of rain fell.

In October it usually snows on between 1 and 1 days. There are thunderstorms on between 1 and 2 days in October.