October had much above normal temperatures (+2.7ºC) and below normal precipitation (72%) in comparison with the 30-year climate normal (1981-2010) for the province.
Charlo recorded their warmest month on record with most sites reporting their top 5 warmest.
Climate event of the month: Fredericton reported a minimum monthly temperature of 0.8ºC. There has never been an October where the temperature remained above zero since records began in 1872.
See all the details in the attached final report for October and an outlook for November 2021 from Jill Maepea, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist / Client Service Operations Atlantic, Environment and Climate Change Canada / Government of Canada