Generally speaking the month was mostly dry except for three rain events on 08 Oct, 17 Oct and an extended wet period thanks to a slow moving Nor’easter from 22-26 October.
The temperature fell below freezing only once at -1.1°C on 21 Oct which produced a light freeze but not a killing frost and not a single snowflake was recorded during the month.
OCTOBER 2014 ALMANAC (at the Greater Moncton International Airport 1981-2010)
Average HIGH 14.4°C
Average LOW 5.0°C
AVERAGE 9.7°C (about 2.1°C ABOVE the 30-year average)
Extreme HIGH 23.7°C (15 Oct)
Extreme LOW -1.1°C (21 Oct)
Rainfall 117.0 mm (slightly ABOVE the 30-year average)
(Data courtesy Environment Canada)