October 2017 was 2nd Warmest on Record in RI

October 2017 will go down as the second warmest on record in Rhode Island. And Rhode Island wasn’t alone.  Most of southern New England had a top 1- or 2 warmest October on record. Rank of the Average Mean Temperature for October 2017   We didn’t just see warm days, we also saw warm nights in October. To go into more detail: Average High temperature: 71. #2 warmest on record Low temperature:    #1 warmest on record Average mean:    #2 warmest on record Precipitation:  5.44″ of rain: #15 wettest on record. What’s incredible about the precipitation rank…