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Delta Junction October 2012


In Delta Junction the mean temperature for October (21.9°F) was a 2.2°F below the long-term normal of 24.1°F. The highest temperature, a pleasant 61°F, was observed on the 4th, while the lowest temperature hit -12°F on the 24th. Temperatures were warm for the firstthird of the month, and then tended to the cold side for the remainder. Along with the warm temperatures for the first part of the month was a new record high set on the 5that 59°F, breaking the previous record of 57°F set back in 1952.
Precipitation was near normal with a reported total of 0.78", a mere 3% below the expected amount (0.80").