Weather in Salt Lake City, October 1990

Highs

For month (Oct. 1) 83 degrees

Average this month 66.9 degrees

30- Yr. average 66.7 degrees

Record (Oct. 3, 1963) 89 degrees

Lows

For month (17,21) 30 degrees

Average this month 41 degrees

30- Yr. average 39.3 degrees

Record (Oct. 30, 1971) 16 degrees

Snowfall

Total 0.0 "

30- Yr. average 1.3 "

Record (1984) 20.4 "

Precipitation

Total for Month 0.69"

30- Yr. average 1.14"

Most in 24 Hrs. (18-19) 0.68"

Record (1981) 3.91"

Records set at S.L. Airport

Oct. 5: 62 degrees, record high min., prev. record, 58 degrees in 1947.

Oct. 28: 50 degrees, tied record high minimum of Oct. 28, 1977.

Oct. 28: 79 degrees, record high max., prev. record, 75 degrees in 1937.

Utah weather highlights

Oct. 6-7: Significant storm from West Central Utah into the Uintah Basin. Provo BYU: 0.60 degrees & Vernal; 1.28" Precip.

Oct. 8: Cold morning, 10 degrees at Woodruff/Randolph.

Oct. 19-20: Powerful storm statewide, copious precip., Alta: 2.19", Brighton: 1.90", Holladay: 1.12", Hidden Pk. at Snowbird: 12" Snow.

Oct. 28-31: Indian Summer and a mild Halloween.

Source: Salt Lake office, National Weather Service