SIOUX CITY | Siouxland's Halloween weather forecast is shaping up to be a treat, with a predicted high that's 12 degrees above the daily average.
Temperatures Monday will reach a high of 68 degrees, with cloudy skies, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. Winds will be 15 to 20 mph out of the south-southwest, with gusts reaching 30.
The average daily high for Sioux City on Oct. 31 is 56 degrees, according to NWS climate data.
Monday night will see decreasing cloud cover, with a low around 45 degrees. Temperatures will continue to be in the mid- to upper 60s, with sunny skies for the rest of the work week.
Officials in Siouxland metro cities recommend that children go trick-or-treating between the hours of 6 and 8 p.m. Monday.
The sun is expected to set around 6:20 p.m.