October average temperature at Utqiaġvik (Barrow) since 1920. The average has increased by about 12°F (7°C) since the 1980s.
The average temperature for October at Utqiaġvik (Barrow) was 25.7°F (-3.5°C), making this the third warmest October of record. Five of the ten warmest Octobers in the past 99 years have occurred since 2012. Climate observations have been made at Utqiaġvik without a break since October 1920.