October weather recap

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October

Hurricane Sandy stole the show for the month of October but here is a look back at the numbers across the area.

Norfolk

Average Temperature: 62.5°, Hottest: 88°, Coldest: 38°

Rainfall: 8.98″, Vs. Average: +5.56″, 2012 Rainfall: 42.93″, 2012 vs Average: +2.81″

9 days with measurable rain, 2 days with over 1″

Elizabeth City

Average Temperature: 65.3°, Hottest: 90°, Coldest: 43°

Rainfall: 5.43″, Vs. Average: +2.36″, 2012 Rainfall: 43.56″, 2012 vs Average: +2.60″

13 days with measurable rain, 2 days with over 1″

Wallops Island

Average Temperature: 61.9°, Hottest: 86°, Coldest: 41°

Rainfall: 10.40″, Vs. Average: +7.23″, 2012 Rainfall: 44.62″, 2012 vs Average: +10.08″

10 days with measurable rain, 2 days with over 1″

Cape Hatteras

Average Temperature: 67.1°, Hottest: 83°, Coldest: 48°

Rainfall: 9.38″, Vs. Average: +4.00″, 2012 Rainfall: 50.11″, 2012 vs Average: +1.29″

10 days with measurable rain, 2 days with over 1″