Memphis, TN Climate in October

Temperature for October

In Memphis, TN during October the average high temperature is 76.4°F. The hottest day on record was October 3, 1986 when the temperature hit 93.0°F.

Memphis, TN daily average and extreme temperature range for October

Low Temperature

During October the overnight temperature drops to an average of 52.3°F, with the lowest temperature of 29.8°F being recorded on October 24, 1981. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 2 times in October.

Precipitation for October

In October the average monthly rainfall in Memphis, TN is 3.82 inches with rain usually falling on between 8 and 9 days. 1998 was the driest October with only 0.36 inches of rain falling, and 2009 was the wettest October with 10.89 inches of rain. The wettest single day in October was 10 October 2002 when 4.72 inches of rain fell.

There are thunderstorms on between 2 and 3 days in October.