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College Station Monthly Summary: October 2015

  Daily Temperature Daily Precipitation Monthly Temperature Summary
Day Maximum Minimum *Departure Total Mean Value *Departure
1 91°F 70°F +6°F   Maximum 85.2°F +3.8°F
2 86°F 63°F 0°F   Minimum 62.8°F +2.5°F
3 85°F 57°F ‑4°F   Average 74.0°F +3.2°F
4 85°F 58°F ‑2°F   Degree Days Total *Departure
5 85°F 62°F 0°F   Heating 2 ‑33
6 90°F 62°F +2°F   Cooling 288 +72
7 90°F 65°F +4°F   Numberof Days: Total *Departure
8 89°F 68°F +6°F   Maximum ≥ 90°F 11 +8
9 91°F 69°F +7°F   Maximum ≤ 32°F 0 0
10 90°F 65°F +4°F   Minimum ≤ 32°F 0 0
11 93°F 64°F +6°F    
12 95°F 71°F +11°F   Monthly Precipitation Summary
13 94°F 68°F +9°F   Precipitation Value *Departure
14 94°F 57°F +4°F   Monthly Total 8.81" +3.90"
15 94°F 58°F +5°F   Year-to-date Total 45.20" +11.59"
16 92°F 59°F +4°F   Days ≥ 0.01" 5 ‑3
17 86°F 62°F +3°F    
18 83°F 54°F ‑2°F   Monthly Extremes
19 83°F 55°F ‑1°F   Extreme Value Date(s)
20 85°F 59°F +2°F T Highest Temperature 95°F 12th
21 86°F 70°F +9°F   Lowest Temperature 53°F 29th
22 86°F 70°F +9°F T Max. 24-hour Precip. 5.80" 24th-25th
23 79°F 74°F +8°F 1.37" Maximum Wind Gust 41 mph 30th
24 75°F 66°F +2°F 4.94"  
25 66°F 60°F ‑5°F 1.39" Record Book for October
26 77°F 59°F 0°F   Highest Temperature 102°F 1938
27 80°F 58°F +1°F   Lowest Temperature 29°F 1993
28 79°F 57°F +1°F   Highest Minimum 81°F 2009
29 81°F 53°F 0°F   Lowest Maximum 40°F 1925
30 77°F 68°F +6°F 0.21" Wettest Month 18.77" 1994
31 74°F 66°F +4°F 0.90" Driest Month 0.00" 1952
  Wettest 24 Hours 13.39" 1994
"T" indicates daily precipitation ≤ 0.005".
BOLDFACE indicates an extreme daily value for the month.
ITALICS indicates a daily record was set or tied.
*Departure from the 1981‑2010 normal.

*New Records Set

Day Parameter Value Old Record Year
24th Most daily precipitation 4.94" 1.53" 1949

*Near Records Set

Day Parameter Value Record Year
11th Tied 4th highest maximum temperature 93°F 96°F 1912
12th 3rd highest maximum temperature 95°F 96°F 1931
13th Tied 3rd highest maximum temperature 94°F 95°F 1916
14th 4th highest maximum temperature 94°F 95°F 1910
15th Tied 2nd highest maximum temperature 94°F 96°F 1910
23rd Tied 2nd highest minimum temperature 74°F 75°F 1925
*NOTE: Records from 1910 through July 1951 are based on observations taken at the Texas Agricultural
Experiment Station main farm located 7 miles SW of College Station. Records from August 1951 through
the present are based on observations taken at Easterwood Field.

November Normals for College Station

Beginning of the month: 76°F/55°F Monthly precipitation: 3.22"
Middle of the month: 71°F/50°F Precipitation days: 8
End of the month: 67°F/46°F Days ≤ 32°F:  1
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