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MONTHLY CLIMATE UPDATE (Released the Second Full Week of Each Month)

October 2023 Climate Summary (pdf version)

Accumulated precipitation and accumulated precipitation departures for Ohio in October 2023.

Previous Summaries

SEASONAL CLIMATE UPDATE (Released the Last Week of Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec)

Summer (Jun - Aug) 2023 Review (pdf version)

United States Seasonal Temperature Outlook and Seasonal Precipitation Outlook for October through December 2023.


Recent Conditions (Click Map for Additional Variables)

Total precipitation departure from the mean over the past 7 days

Average temperature departure from the mean over the past 7 days

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