Here are some other cold Fall/Halloween statistics of interest:
- Average low for October 31 is 44 degrees.
- Record coldest low temperature for October 31 is 23 degrees (1936).
- Trace of snow last occurred on Halloween in 2002 in the Metro.
- Earliest snowfall on record for Richmond is October 10, 1979 (Trace).
- Average first Fall freeze is October 30. (So we're right on track for an average this first freeze!)
--Meteorologist Carrie Rose