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Warmest Autumns and January-November Periods on Record

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Warmest Autumns and January-November Periods on Record

2012 will almost certainly end up as the warmest year on record for the contiguous United States. November was classified as having "above normal" temperature. November is also the end month of the climatological Autumn (Sep-Oct-Nov). The following tables show the ten warmest Autumn and January-Rnovmber periods for each of the 48 states. The 2012 value is highlighted. Note: 2012 data are still considered preliminary. More final data will be available within months.

Most Unusually Warm Autumns and Warmest Jan-Nov periods on Record:

AS | AL | AZ | AR | CA | CO | CT | DE | FL | GA | ID | IL | IN | IA | KS | KY | LA | ME | MD | MA | MI | MN | MS | MO | MT | NE | NV | NH | NJ | NM | NY | NC | ND | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VT | VA | WA | WV | WI | WY | A1 | A2 | A3 | A4 | A5 | A6 | A7 | A8 | A9 |



NATIONAL (CONTIGUOUS U.S.)
Autumn 2012: tied for 19th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +3.0°F
2nd Autumn 1998 +2.8°F
3rd Autumn 1931 +2.5°F
4th Autumn 2005 +2.3°F
5th Autumn 2001 +2.2°F
6th Autumn 2007 +2.1°F
7th Autumn 1999 +2.0°F
8th Autumn 1953 +1.9°F
9th Autumn 1990 +1.8°F
10th Autumn 1934 +1.6°F
21st Autumn 2012 +1.1°F
NATIONAL (CONTIGUOUS U.S.)
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +2.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
5th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +1.8°F
8th Jan-Nov 2007 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +1.7°F

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ALABAMA
Autumn 2012: tied for 99th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.1°F
2nd Autumn 1919 +4.4°F
3rd Autumn 1927 +4.1°F
4th Autumn 1941 +3.4°F
5th Autumn 1985 +3.1°F
6th Autumn 1921 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1900 +2.9°F
8th Autumn 1998 +2.8°F
9th Autumn 1973 +2.7°F
10th Autumn 1925 +2.6°F
105th Autumn 2012 -1.8°F
ALABAMA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1927 +3.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1925 +2.5°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1921 +2.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.2°F
5th Jan-Nov 1935 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +2.0°F
7th Jan-Nov 1945 +1.9°F
8th Jan-Nov 1933 +1.8°F
9th Jan-Nov 1949 +1.7°F
10th Jan-Nov 1922 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +1.6°F
13th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.4°F

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ARIZONA
Autumn 2012: 8th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 2001 +3.9°F
2nd Autumn 1896 +3.8°F
3rd Autumn 1995 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1999 +3.4°F
5th Autumn 2003 +3.3°F
6th Autumn 2007 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1901 +3.1°F
8th Autumn 2012 +2.8°F
9th Autumn 1950 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1899 +2.7°F
ARIZONA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1896 +4.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2003 +3.1°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1900 +3.0°F
4th Jan-Nov 1901 +2.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1996 +2.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 2012 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +2.7°F
9th Jan-Nov 1989 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2001 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.4°F

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ARKANSAS
Autumn 2012: tied for 86th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.4°F
2nd Autumn 1927 +3.8°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1909 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1973 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1921 +3.0°F
7th Autumn 1963 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1897 +2.9°F
9th Autumn 1900 +2.8°F
10th Autumn 1933 +2.4°F
87th Autumn 2012 -1.1°F
ARKANSAS
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +2.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.6°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.5°F
4th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 1954 +2.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 1927 +2.2°F
7th Jan-Nov 1925 +2.1°F
8th Jan-Nov 1934 +1.9°F
9th Jan-Nov 1911 +1.7°F
10th Jan-Nov 1909 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.6°F

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CALIFORNIA
Autumn 2012: 3rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1995 +3.5°F
2nd Autumn 1991 +3.2°F
3rd Autumn 2012 +2.7°F
4th Autumn 1999 +2.5°F
5th Autumn 2001 +2.4°F
  Autumn 2008 +2.4°F
7th Autumn 1903 +2.3°F
8th Autumn 1967 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1917 +2.2°F
10th Autumn 1988 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1987 +2.0°F
  Autumn 2003 +2.0°F
CALIFORNIA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1926 +2.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1992 +2.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1997 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1996 +2.1°F
6th Jan-Nov 1981 +1.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1934 +1.8°F
8th Jan-Nov 1988 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2003 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +1.7°F

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COLORADO
Autumn 2012: 13th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +4.7°F
2nd Autumn 1933 +4.0°F
3rd Autumn 1954 +3.3°F
4th Autumn 1998 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 2001 +2.8°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.8°F
7th Autumn 2007 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1962 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1953 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1901 +2.5°F
13th Autumn 2012 +2.3°F
COLORADO
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +4.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +4.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1954 +3.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 2000 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +2.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 2003 +2.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 2005 +2.4°F
8th Jan-Nov 2001 +2.3°F
9th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.1°F
10th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 2006 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +2.0°F

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CONNECTICUT
Autumn 2012: tied for 29th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.1°F
2nd Autumn 1912 +4.0°F
3rd Autumn 2011 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1913 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1961 +3.1°F
6th Autumn 1900 +2.8°F
7th Autumn 2005 +2.7°F
8th Autumn 2007 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1971 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1990 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.3°F
31st Autumn 2012 +1.2°F
CONNECTICUT
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.1°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.0°F
4th Jan-Nov 1913 +2.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.8°F
6th Jan-Nov 2002 +2.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.5°F
9th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.3°F
10th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +2.2°F

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DELAWARE
Autumn 2012: tied for 44th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.6°F
2nd Autumn 1985 +3.7°F
3rd Autumn 1941 +3.4°F
4th Autumn 2007 +3.2°F
  Autumn 2005 +3.2°F
6th Autumn 1900 +3.0°F
7th Autumn 2011 +2.9°F
8th Autumn 2010 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1970 +2.3°F
10th Autumn 1961 +2.2°F
46th Autumn 2012 +0.7°F
DELAWARE
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2011 +3.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2010 +2.8°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.8°F
5th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.6°F
6th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1990 +2.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +2.3°F
10th Jan-Nov 1913 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +1.9°F

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FLORIDA
Autumn 2012: tied for 82nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1986 +3.2°F
2nd Autumn 1985 +3.1°F
3rd Autumn 1919 +3.0°F
4th Autumn 1998 +2.7°F
5th Autumn 1946 +2.2°F
6th Autumn 1911 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1941 +2.1°F
8th Autumn 1973 +1.8°F
  Autumn 1915 +1.8°F
10th Autumn 1902 +1.7°F
84th Autumn 2012 -0.6°F
FLORIDA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +1.5°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1949 +1.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 1948 +1.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1927 +1.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 1991 +1.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1945 +1.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1946 +1.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +1.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 1957 +1.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1989 +1.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +1.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1975 +1.1°F

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GEORGIA
Autumn 2012: tied for 84th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1919 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +3.8°F
3rd Autumn 1985 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1941 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1927 +3.0°F
6th Autumn 1921 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 1986 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1998 +2.7°F
9th Autumn 1900 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1925 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1915 +2.3°F
86th Autumn 2012 -1.0°F
GEORGIA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1927 +2.4°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1921 +2.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1925 +2.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 1911 +1.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
6th Jan-Nov 1986 +1.7°F
7th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1922 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.6°F
10th Jan-Nov 1919 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +1.5°F
14th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.3°F

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IDAHO
Autumn 2012: tied for 10th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1953 +3.6°F
2nd Autumn 1904 +3.5°F
3rd Autumn 1963 +3.3°F
4th Autumn 2001 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1998 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1937 +2.7°F
7th Autumn 1999 +2.4°F
8th Autumn 1987 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1990 +2.3°F
10th Autumn 1934 +2.2°F
  Autumn 2012 +2.2°F
IDAHO
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +4.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2003 +3.1°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1992 +2.8°F
4th Jan-Nov 2012 +2.5°F
5th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.4°F
6th Jan-Nov 1940 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +2.2°F
8th Jan-Nov 1987 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1990 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1994 +2.0°F

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ILLINOIS
Autumn 2012: tied for 92nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +6.0°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +4.2°F
3rd Autumn 1971 +3.6°F
4th Autumn 1927 +3.5°F
5th Autumn 1998 +3.2°F
6th Autumn 1922 +2.8°F
  Autumn 2007 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1973 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1938 +2.8°F
10th Autumn 1897 +2.7°F
94th Autumn 2012 -1.6°F
ILLINOIS
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +3.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +2.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 1934 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.2°F
9th Jan-Nov 2005 +2.1°F
10th Jan-Nov 1933 +2.0°F

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INDIANA
Autumn 2012: tied for 98th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.5°F
2nd Autumn 1927 +3.8°F
3rd Autumn 1971 +3.4°F
  Autumn 1900 +3.4°F
5th Autumn 1973 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1941 +3.0°F
7th Autumn 2007 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1963 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.9°F
10th Autumn 1922 +2.8°F
100th Autumn 2012 -1.8°F
INDIANA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.9°F
4th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.5°F
5th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.4°F
6th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.3°F
7th Jan-Nov 1946 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.1°F
9th Jan-Nov 1927 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.9°F

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IOWA
Autumn 2012: tied for 76th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.9°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +5.6°F
3rd Autumn 1922 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1998 +3.6°F
  Autumn 1953 +3.6°F
6th Autumn 1938 +3.3°F
7th Autumn 1899 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1971 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1939 +3.0°F
10th Autumn 2005 +2.7°F
78th Autumn 2012 -0.6°F
IOWA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.2°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1931 +4.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1987 +3.5°F
4th Jan-Nov 1921 +3.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 1934 +3.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1998 +3.0°F
7th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.6°F
8th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.4°F
9th Jan-Nov 2005 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +2.1°F

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KANSAS
Autumn 2012: tied for 57th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.0°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +4.9°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1954 +3.6°F
5th Autumn 1939 +3.3°F
6th Autumn 1947 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1956 +3.0°F
8th Autumn 1938 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.9°F
10th Autumn 1899 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1990 +2.8°F
57th Autumn 2012 -0.1°F
KANSAS
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +3.6°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1954 +3.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +2.6°F
6th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.5°F
7th Jan-Nov 1946 +2.4°F
8th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.3°F
9th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1939 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +2.2°F

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KENTUCKY
Autumn 2012: tied for 109th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.6°F
2nd Autumn 1900 +3.9°F
3rd Autumn 1919 +3.3°F
4th Autumn 1973 +3.2°F
  Autumn 1927 +3.2°F
6th Autumn 1985 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1897 +3.1°F
8th Autumn 1971 +3.0°F
9th Autumn 1998 +2.9°F
10th Autumn 1941 +2.8°F
109th Autumn 2012 -2.4°F
KENTUCKY
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.4°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.4°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1938 +2.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +1.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 2007 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1919 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1922 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +1.7°F
10th Jan-Nov 1991 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +1.6°F

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LOUISIANA
Autumn 2012: tied for 89th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.3°F
2nd Autumn 1919 +3.8°F
3rd Autumn 2004 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1973 +3.2°F
5th Autumn 1998 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1927 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1921 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1900 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1985 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.5°F
89th Autumn 2012 -0.9°F
LOUISIANA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1927 +2.6°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1911 +2.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +2.2°F
5th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 1933 +1.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 1999 +1.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 2011 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1925 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +1.4°F

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MAINE
Autumn 2012: tied for 41st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1913 +5.9°F
2nd Autumn 1961 +3.9°F
3rd Autumn 2011 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1931 +3.4°F
5th Autumn 1900 +3.0°F
6th Autumn 1930 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
8th Autumn 1908 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1957 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1915 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.5°F
44th Autumn 2012 +0.8°F
MAINE
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1913 +4.4°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.7°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.8°F
4th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 1937 +2.5°F
6th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +2.3°F
9th Jan-Nov 1898 +2.1°F
10th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.8°F

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MARYLAND
Autumn 2012: tied for 77th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1900 +3.5°F
3rd Autumn 1985 +3.4°F
4th Autumn 1941 +3.2°F
5th Autumn 2007 +3.0°F
  Autumn 2005 +3.0°F
7th Autumn 1970 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1961 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1971 +2.5°F
10th Autumn 1998 +2.4°F
81st Autumn 2012 -0.6°F
MARYLAND
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1998 +3.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2002 +2.6°F
4th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 2010 +2.5°F
6th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.4°F
7th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.3°F
8th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2011 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.1°F

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MASSACHUSETTS
Autumn 2012: tied for 43rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +3.4°F
2nd Autumn 1961 +3.2°F
  Autumn 1946 +3.2°F
  Autumn 2011 +3.2°F
5th Autumn 1927 +2.8°F
6th Autumn 1900 +2.4°F
7th Autumn 2001 +2.3°F
8th Autumn 1999 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1953 +2.2°F
10th Autumn 2005 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1948 +2.1°F
44th Autumn 2012 +0.7°F
MASSACHUSETTS
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1949 +2.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2010 +2.8°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.5°F
5th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.2°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1991 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +1.9°F
10th Jan-Nov 1921 +1.8°F

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MICHIGAN
Autumn 2012: tied for 74th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.3°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +3.7°F
3rd Autumn 1927 +3.6°F
  Autumn 1900 +3.6°F
5th Autumn 1908 +3.5°F
6th Autumn 1920 +3.4°F
7th Autumn 1971 +3.1°F
8th Autumn 1998 +2.9°F
9th Autumn 1922 +2.7°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.7°F
76th Autumn 2012 -0.6°F
MICHIGAN
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +4.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.7°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2012 +3.6°F
4th Jan-Nov 2010 +2.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.8°F
6th Jan-Nov 1987 +2.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1919 +2.1°F
9th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.0°F
10th Jan-Nov 2001 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1898 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +1.9°F

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MINNESOTA
Autumn 2012: tied for 61st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +6.2°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +5.7°F
3rd Autumn 1953 +4.6°F
4th Autumn 1922 +4.0°F
5th Autumn 1998 +3.7°F
  Autumn 2001 +3.7°F
  Autumn 1994 +3.7°F
  Autumn 2004 +3.7°F
9th Autumn 1914 +3.4°F
  Autumn 2005 +3.4°F
65th Autumn 2012 -0.1°F
MINNESOTA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1987 +4.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +4.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +4.7°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +4.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 2006 +3.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 2010 +2.7°F
8th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.6°F
9th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +2.5°F

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MISSISSIPPI
Autumn 2012: tied for 109th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.9°F
2nd Autumn 1919 +3.9°F
  Autumn 1927 +3.9°F
4th Autumn 1998 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1921 +3.3°F
6th Autumn 1973 +3.2°F
7th Autumn 1900 +3.1°F
8th Autumn 2004 +2.9°F
9th Autumn 1941 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.7°F
110th Autumn 2012 -2.2°F
MISSISSIPPI
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1927 +2.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1921 +2.8°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1938 +2.3°F
4th Jan-Nov 1925 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +2.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1933 +1.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.8°F
8th Jan-Nov 1954 +1.7°F
9th Jan-Nov 1935 +1.5°F
10th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1939 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1934 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1897 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1922 +1.4°F

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MISSOURI
Autumn 2012: tied for 79th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.9°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +4.3°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +3.4°F
4th Autumn 1938 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1971 +2.8°F
6th Autumn 1973 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1939 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1897 +2.7°F
10th Autumn 1915 +2.6°F
81st Autumn 2012 -1.0°F
MISSOURI
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1938 +3.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +3.0°F
4th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1934 +2.6°F
6th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.4°F
7th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.3°F
8th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1946 +2.1°F
10th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.9°F

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MONTANA
Autumn 2012: 42nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.0°F
2nd Autumn 1953 +4.5°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1904 +3.7°F
5th Autumn 2001 +3.5°F
6th Autumn 1990 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1939 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1922 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1999 +2.7°F
10th Autumn 1987 +2.6°F
42nd Autumn 2012 +1.1°F
MONTANA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +3.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1987 +3.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +3.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 1981 +3.0°F
5th Jan-Nov 1988 +2.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1992 +2.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.8°F
8th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.7°F
9th Jan-Nov 2007 +2.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +2.6°F

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NEBRASKA
Autumn 2012: tied for 56th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.2°F
2nd Autumn 1998 +3.6°F
  Autumn 1931 +3.6°F
4th Autumn 1953 +3.4°F
5th Autumn 1933 +3.3°F
6th Autumn 1939 +3.2°F
7th Autumn 2005 +3.1°F
8th Autumn 1938 +2.9°F
9th Autumn 1914 +2.7°F
  Autumn 1954 +2.7°F
59th Autumn 2012 +0.1°F
NEBRASKA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1934 +4.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1931 +3.0°F
4th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.5°F
6th Jan-Nov 1954 +2.4°F
7th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1939 +2.3°F
9th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1987 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.1°F

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NEVADA
Autumn 2012: warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 2012 +3.7°F
2nd Autumn 1995 +3.4°F
3rd Autumn 2001 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1937 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1933 +3.3°F
6th Autumn 1934 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1999 +3.0°F
8th Autumn 2008 +2.8°F
9th Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
10th Autumn 1963 +2.6°F
NEVADA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +4.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +3.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2003 +2.9°F
4th Jan-Nov 1926 +2.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 2001 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1992 +2.3°F
7th Jan-Nov 1940 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 1996 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +2.1°F

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NEW HAMPSHIRE
Autumn 2012: tied for 27th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1961 +4.2°F
2nd Autumn 2011 +4.1°F
3rd Autumn 1931 +3.6°F
4th Autumn 1946 +3.0°F
5th Autumn 1900 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
7th Autumn 1963 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1999 +2.3°F
  Autumn 2001 +2.3°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1915 +2.3°F
28th Autumn 2012 +1.5°F
NEW HAMPSHIRE
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.9°F
4th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 1949 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +2.4°F
7th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.3°F
8th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.2°F
9th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.1°F

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NEW JERSEY
Autumn 2012: tied for 46th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 2005 +3.7°F
3rd Autumn 1961 +3.5°F
  Autumn 2011 +3.5°F
5th Autumn 2007 +3.4°F
  Autumn 1900 +3.4°F
7th Autumn 1946 +3.3°F
8th Autumn 1985 +3.0°F
9th Autumn 1941 +2.8°F
10th Autumn 1971 +2.7°F
49th Autumn 2012 +0.5°F
NEW JERSEY
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 2011 +2.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.6°F
8th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.5°F
9th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.3°F
10th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.0°F

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NEW MEXICO
Autumn 2012: tied for 10th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1954 +2.7°F
2nd Autumn 1998 +2.6°F
  Autumn 2003 +2.6°F
4th Autumn 1950 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1963 +2.5°F
  Autumn 2001 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.5°F
8th Autumn 2007 +2.3°F
9th Autumn 1901 +2.2°F
10th Autumn 1921 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1977 +2.1°F
  Autumn 2012 +2.1°F
  Autumn 2010 +2.1°F
NEW MEXICO
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +2.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2003 +2.5°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1954 +2.3°F
4th Jan-Nov 1934 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +2.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 2011 +1.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1910 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2001 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1996 +1.6°F
10th Jan-Nov 2006 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1950 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1900 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +1.5°F

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NEW YORK
Autumn 2012: tied for 51st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.8°F
2nd Autumn 1961 +3.9°F
3rd Autumn 1946 +3.6°F
  Autumn 2011 +3.6°F
5th Autumn 1900 +3.2°F
6th Autumn 2005 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 1971 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 2001 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 2007 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1941 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1948 +2.5°F
52nd Autumn 2012 +0.5°F
NEW YORK
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.6°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.0°F
4th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.5°F
7th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.3°F
8th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F

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NORTH CAROLINA
Autumn 2012: tied for 103rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1985 +4.2°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +3.7°F
  Autumn 1900 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1919 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1941 +3.1°F
6th Autumn 1921 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 2007 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1973 +2.2°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.2°F
104th Autumn 2012 -1.6°F
NORTH CAROLINA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1990 +2.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1921 +1.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 1945 +1.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 2002 +1.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 1938 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +1.4°F
12th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.3°F

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NORTH DAKOTA
Autumn 2012: tied for 62nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +6.9°F
2nd Autumn 1953 +5.3°F
3rd Autumn 1923 +3.9°F
4th Autumn 1914 +3.7°F
5th Autumn 2001 +3.6°F
  Autumn 2011 +3.6°F
7th Autumn 1948 +3.5°F
  Autumn 2009 +3.5°F
9th Autumn 1931 +3.4°F
10th Autumn 1998 +3.2°F
  Autumn 1962 +3.2°F
  Autumn 1994 +3.2°F
  Autumn 2004 +3.2°F
62nd Autumn 2012 -0.1°F
NORTH DAKOTA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1987 +5.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +4.8°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1931 +4.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 2006 +3.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +3.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 1990 +3.7°F
7th Jan-Nov 1998 +3.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1934 +3.5°F
9th Jan-Nov 1983 +3.0°F
10th Jan-Nov 1988 +2.9°F

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OHIO
Autumn 2012: tied for 86th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.4°F
2nd Autumn 2007 +3.4°F
  Autumn 1927 +3.4°F
4th Autumn 1900 +3.2°F
5th Autumn 1941 +3.0°F
6th Autumn 1971 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 1985 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1973 +2.7°F
9th Autumn 1946 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1961 +2.3°F
90th Autumn 2012 -1.2°F
OHIO
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2012 +3.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 1949 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 2010 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1973 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.8°F

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OKLAHOMA
Autumn 2012: tied for 39th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.3°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +4.3°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +4.1°F
4th Autumn 1954 +3.6°F
5th Autumn 1921 +3.0°F
6th Autumn 1939 +2.8°F
7th Autumn 1933 +2.7°F
8th Autumn 1927 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1956 +2.4°F
10th Autumn 2005 +2.3°F
42nd Autumn 2012 +0.8°F
OKLAHOMA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1954 +3.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1934 +2.5°F
5th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 2011 +2.2°F
7th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1956 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +2.1°F

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OREGON
Autumn 2012: tied for 12th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1953 +2.6°F
2nd Autumn 1988 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1987 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1963 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1904 +2.5°F
6th Autumn 1995 +2.4°F
7th Autumn 1967 +2.2°F
8th Autumn 1999 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1991 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1937 +2.1°F
13th Autumn 2012 +1.8°F
OREGON
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +3.4°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1992 +3.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1926 +2.6°F
4th Jan-Nov 2003 +2.3°F
5th Jan-Nov 1958 +1.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 1987 +1.8°F
7th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +1.7°F
9th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2004 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1940 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1925 +1.6°F
16th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.3°F

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PENNSYLVANIA
Autumn 2012: tied for 83rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.4°F
2nd Autumn 1900 +4.2°F
3rd Autumn 1941 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1927 +3.0°F
5th Autumn 1961 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 1971 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1970 +2.5°F
9th Autumn 2007 +2.4°F
10th Autumn 1985 +2.2°F
84th Autumn 2012 -0.6°F
PENNSYLVANIA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.2°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.8°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.5°F
4th Jan-Nov 1949 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1931 +2.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.0°F
7th Jan-Nov 1953 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +1.9°F
9th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
10th Jan-Nov 1938 +1.7°F

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RHODE ISLAND
Autumn 2012: tied for 33rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +3.6°F
2nd Autumn 2011 +3.4°F
3rd Autumn 2001 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1961 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 1999 +2.6°F
7th Autumn 1983 +2.5°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.5°F
10th Autumn 1990 +2.4°F
34th Autumn 2012 +1.0°F
RHODE ISLAND
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1999 +3.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 2002 +2.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.4°F
8th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 2001 +2.3°F
10th Jan-Nov 1991 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.1°F

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SOUTH CAROLINA
Autumn 2012: tied for 92nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1919 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1985 +4.0°F
3rd Autumn 1931 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1941 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1921 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1900 +2.8°F
7th Autumn 1915 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.6°F
9th Autumn 1986 +2.4°F
10th Autumn 1973 +2.3°F
96th Autumn 2012 -1.0°F
SOUTH CAROLINA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1990 +2.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1925 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +1.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1986 +1.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1945 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1919 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +1.5°F
10th Jan-Nov 1896 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1939 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +1.4°F

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SOUTH DAKOTA
Autumn 2012: 41st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.8°F
2nd Autumn 1953 +4.2°F
3rd Autumn 1914 +3.6°F
4th Autumn 1931 +3.5°F
  Autumn 2005 +3.5°F
6th Autumn 1998 +3.4°F
7th Autumn 1939 +3.2°F
8th Autumn 2001 +3.1°F
9th Autumn 1933 +3.0°F
10th Autumn 1938 +2.8°F
41st Autumn 2012 +0.8°F
SOUTH DAKOTA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.7°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1931 +4.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1934 +4.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1987 +3.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 1981 +3.1°F
6th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +2.7°F
9th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.6°F
10th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +2.5°F

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TENNESSEE
Autumn 2012: tied for 105th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.7°F
2nd Autumn 1919 +3.7°F
3rd Autumn 1941 +3.4°F
4th Autumn 1927 +3.2°F
5th Autumn 1985 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1900 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1998 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1973 +3.0°F
9th Autumn 1921 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1915 +2.4°F
  Autumn 2004 +2.4°F
106th Autumn 2012 -2.1°F
TENNESSEE
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +2.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1925 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1927 +2.0°F
6th Jan-Nov 1911 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +1.8°F
8th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +1.7°F
10th Jan-Nov 2007 +1.6°F

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TEXAS
Autumn 2012: tied for 30th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1927 +3.5°F
3rd Autumn 1921 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1933 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1998 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1934 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 1900 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1963 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1909 +2.5°F
10th Autumn 1977 +2.4°F
31st Autumn 2012 +1.1°F
TEXAS
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2011 +2.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1927 +2.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.2°F
5th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +2.1°F
7th Jan-Nov 1911 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +2.0°F
9th Jan-Nov 1934 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +1.9°F

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UTAH
Autumn 2012: 3rd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 2001 +3.9°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +3.6°F
3rd Autumn 2012 +3.1°F
4th Autumn 1950 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.8°F
6th Autumn 1999 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1962 +2.6°F
8th Autumn 1995 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1937 +2.5°F
10th Autumn 1953 +2.4°F
UTAH
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +3.5°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2003 +3.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 2001 +3.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +3.1°F
6th Jan-Nov 2007 +2.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 1981 +2.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 1986 +2.4°F
9th Jan-Nov 1994 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.2°F

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VERMONT
Autumn 2012: tied for 31st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1961 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +4.1°F
3rd Autumn 2011 +4.0°F
4th Autumn 1946 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1970 +3.0°F
6th Autumn 1971 +2.8°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
9th Autumn 1900 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1963 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1948 +2.5°F
33rd Autumn 2012 +1.2°F
VERMONT
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2010 +3.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1953 +3.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1949 +2.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.7°F
6th Jan-Nov 1973 +2.5°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.4°F
8th Jan-Nov 1937 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1921 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1975 +2.0°F

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VIRGINIA
Autumn 2012: tied for 96th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.7°F
2nd Autumn 1900 +4.0°F
3rd Autumn 1941 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1985 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1919 +3.1°F
6th Autumn 1921 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 2007 +2.6°F
8th Autumn 1971 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.3°F
10th Autumn 1970 +2.2°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.2°F
98th Autumn 2012 -1.3°F
VIRGINIA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +2.5°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1990 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +2.0°F
6th Jan-Nov 1991 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +1.9°F
8th Jan-Nov 2002 +1.6°F
9th Jan-Nov 2011 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1932 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 2010 +1.5°F

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WASHINGTON
Autumn 2012: tied for 21st warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1987 +3.1°F
  Autumn 1904 +3.1°F
3rd Autumn 1899 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1907 +2.8°F
5th Autumn 1998 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1963 +2.6°F
7th Autumn 1917 +2.4°F
8th Autumn 1944 +2.3°F
  Autumn 1918 +2.3°F
10th Autumn 1967 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1937 +2.2°F
25th Autumn 2012 +1.4°F
WASHINGTON
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +3.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1992 +3.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.7°F
4th Jan-Nov 1958 +2.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 1987 +2.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 2003 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1926 +2.2°F
8th Jan-Nov 2004 +2.1°F
9th Jan-Nov 1994 +1.9°F
10th Jan-Nov 1940 +1.8°F
33rd Jan-Nov 2012 +0.7°F

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WEST VIRGINIA
Autumn 2012: 100th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.8°F
2nd Autumn 1900 +4.6°F
3rd Autumn 1985 +4.0°F
4th Autumn 1919 +3.0°F
5th Autumn 1941 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 2007 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 1971 +2.7°F
9th Autumn 1902 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1946 +2.6°F
100th Autumn 2012 -1.5°F
WEST VIRGINIA
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +2.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1949 +2.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +1.9°F
5th Jan-Nov 1991 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1990 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1938 +1.7°F
8th Jan-Nov 1900 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1939 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1919 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +1.6°F

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WISCONSIN
Autumn 2012: tied for 66th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.9°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +5.2°F
3rd Autumn 1953 +3.8°F
4th Autumn 1998 +3.6°F
5th Autumn 1922 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1971 +3.3°F
7th Autumn 1994 +3.0°F
  Autumn 2004 +3.0°F
9th Autumn 1908 +2.9°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.9°F
67th Autumn 2012 -0.4°F
WISCONSIN
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1998 +4.2°F
  Jan-Nov 2012 +4.2°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1931 +4.1°F
4th Jan-Nov 1987 +3.4°F
5th Jan-Nov 1921 +3.3°F
6th Jan-Nov 2010 +2.9°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.4°F
9th Jan-Nov 2005 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1944 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1973 +2.1°F

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WYOMING
Autumn 2012: 9th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.4°F
2nd Autumn 1953 +3.9°F
3rd Autumn 1962 +3.3°F
  Autumn 1933 +3.3°F
5th Autumn 1998 +3.2°F
6th Autumn 1954 +3.1°F
7th Autumn 1990 +3.0°F
  Autumn 1897 +3.0°F
9th Autumn 2012 +2.8°F
10th Autumn 1999 +2.7°F
WYOMING
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +3.7°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1981 +2.9°F
4th Jan-Nov 2007 +2.8°F
5th Jan-Nov 1954 +2.6°F
6th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.3°F
7th Jan-Nov 1963 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1988 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1900 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1992 +2.2°F

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NORTHEAST U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 52nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.5°F
2nd Autumn 1961 +3.5°F
3rd Autumn 1900 +3.3°F
4th Autumn 2011 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1946 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 2005 +2.4°F
7th Autumn 1971 +2.3°F
8th Autumn 2007 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1970 +2.1°F
  Autumn 1927 +2.1°F
55th Autumn 2012 +0.3°F
NORTHEAST U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2010 +2.7°F
4th Jan-Nov 1921 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +2.4°F
6th Jan-Nov 1953 +2.3°F
7th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.0°F
8th Jan-Nov 2006 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1991 +1.9°F
10th Jan-Nov 1913 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1999 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 2002 +1.8°F

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EAST NORTH CENTRAL U.S.
Autumn 2012: 69th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.7°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +5.3°F
3rd Autumn 1953 +3.7°F
4th Autumn 1998 +3.5°F
  Autumn 1922 +3.5°F
6th Autumn 2005 +3.0°F
7th Autumn 1994 +2.9°F
  Autumn 2004 +2.9°F
9th Autumn 1908 +2.8°F
  Autumn 2001 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1920 +2.8°F
69th Autumn 2012 -0.4°F
EAST NORTH CENTRAL U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.2°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1931 +4.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +3.9°F
4th Jan-Nov 1987 +3.7°F
5th Jan-Nov 1921 +3.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.6°F
7th Jan-Nov 2010 +2.4°F
8th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.3°F
9th Jan-Nov 2005 +2.2°F
10th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.1°F

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CENTRAL U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 97th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +5.7°F
2nd Autumn 1927 +3.2°F
3rd Autumn 1971 +3.0°F
4th Autumn 1998 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1900 +2.9°F
6th Autumn 1973 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1941 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 2007 +2.6°F
  Autumn 1963 +2.6°F
10th Autumn 1897 +2.5°F
99th Autumn 2012 -1.6°F
CENTRAL U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +3.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.8°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.6°F
4th Jan-Nov 1938 +2.5°F
5th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.1°F
  Jan-Nov 1953 +2.1°F
8th Jan-Nov 1946 +1.8°F
9th Jan-Nov 1933 +1.7°F
10th Jan-Nov 1991 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1990 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 1934 +1.6°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +1.6°F

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SOUTHEAST U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 99th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1919 +3.8°F
2nd Autumn 1931 +3.7°F
3rd Autumn 1985 +3.5°F
4th Autumn 1941 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1900 +2.8°F
6th Autumn 1921 +2.6°F
7th Autumn 1927 +2.5°F
8th Autumn 1998 +2.4°F
  Autumn 1986 +2.4°F
10th Autumn 1973 +2.2°F
99th Autumn 2012 -1.2°F
SOUTHEAST U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1921 +2.0°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1990 +1.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1927 +1.7°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +1.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 1925 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1949 +1.5°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +1.5°F
8th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1945 +1.4°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.4°F

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WEST NORTH CENTRAL U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 34th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +5.6°F
2nd Autumn 1953 +4.3°F
3rd Autumn 1998 +3.5°F
4th Autumn 2001 +3.1°F
5th Autumn 1939 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1904 +2.8°F
  Autumn 1990 +2.8°F
8th Autumn 2005 +2.7°F
9th Autumn 1914 +2.5°F
  Autumn 1962 +2.5°F
36th Autumn 2012 +1.1°F
WEST NORTH CENTRAL U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +4.1°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +3.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1987 +3.2°F
4th Jan-Nov 1981 +3.0°F
5th Jan-Nov 1931 +2.9°F
6th Jan-Nov 2006 +2.8°F
7th Jan-Nov 1990 +2.6°F
8th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.4°F
  Jan-Nov 2007 +2.4°F
10th Jan-Nov 1999 +2.3°F

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SOUTH U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 50th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1931 +4.7°F
2nd Autumn 1998 +3.3°F
3rd Autumn 1927 +3.1°F
4th Autumn 1921 +3.0°F
5th Autumn 1963 +2.9°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.9°F
7th Autumn 1900 +2.4°F
8th Autumn 1909 +2.3°F
9th Autumn 1934 +2.2°F
  Autumn 2005 +2.2°F
52nd Autumn 2012 +0.3°F
SOUTH U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +2.6°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1921 +2.3°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1998 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.2°F
5th Jan-Nov 1934 +2.1°F
6th Jan-Nov 1927 +2.0°F
7th Jan-Nov 2006 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1911 +1.9°F
9th Jan-Nov 2011 +1.8°F
10th Jan-Nov 1938 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 2000 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1933 +1.7°F

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SOUTHWEST U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 5th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1963 +3.2°F
  Autumn 2001 +3.2°F
3rd Autumn 1933 +2.8°F
4th Autumn 1954 +2.7°F
5th Autumn 1950 +2.5°F
  Autumn 2007 +2.5°F
  Autumn 2012 +2.5°F
8th Autumn 1999 +2.4°F
9th Autumn 1901 +2.3°F
  Autumn 2003 +2.3°F
SOUTHWEST U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 2012 +3.3°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1934 +2.9°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2003 +2.8°F
4th Jan-Nov 2000 +2.6°F
5th Jan-Nov 2001 +2.3°F
  Jan-Nov 1954 +2.3°F
7th Jan-Nov 2007 +2.0°F
  Jan-Nov 1981 +2.0°F
9th Jan-Nov 2006 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1900 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 2005 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1996 +1.9°F

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NORTHWEST U.S.
Autumn 2012: tied for 15th warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1904 +3.0°F
2nd Autumn 1963 +2.8°F
3rd Autumn 1953 +2.7°F
4th Autumn 1987 +2.5°F
5th Autumn 1937 +2.3°F
6th Autumn 1998 +2.2°F
  Autumn 1988 +2.2°F
8th Autumn 1967 +2.1°F
  Autumn 2001 +2.1°F
10th Autumn 1907 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1995 +2.0°F
16th Autumn 2012 +1.8°F
NORTHWEST U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +3.8°F
2nd Jan-Nov 1992 +3.0°F
3rd Jan-Nov 2003 +2.5°F
4th Jan-Nov 1998 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1926 +2.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1987 +2.0°F
7th Jan-Nov 1940 +1.9°F
8th Jan-Nov 1990 +1.8°F
  Jan-Nov 1958 +1.8°F
10th Jan-Nov 1986 +1.7°F
  Jan-Nov 1994 +1.7°F
14th Jan-Nov 2012 +1.5°F

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WEST U.S.
Autumn 2012: 2nd warmest autumn on record
Top 10 Autumn temperature anomalies
1st Autumn 1995 +3.5°F
2nd Autumn 2012 +3.1°F
3rd Autumn 2001 +2.8°F
4th Autumn 1999 +2.7°F
5th Autumn 1991 +2.6°F
6th Autumn 2008 +2.5°F
7th Autumn 1967 +2.3°F
8th Autumn 1987 +2.1°F
9th Autumn 1988 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1950 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1958 +2.0°F
  Autumn 2003 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1937 +2.0°F
  Autumn 1933 +2.0°F
WEST U.S.
118-year record (1895-2012)
Ten warmest Jan-Nov periods
1st Jan-Nov 1934 +2.9°F
2nd Jan-Nov 2012 +2.5°F
3rd Jan-Nov 1926 +2.4°F
4th Jan-Nov 2003 +2.2°F
  Jan-Nov 1992 +2.2°F
6th Jan-Nov 1996 +2.1°F
7th Jan-Nov 1981 +2.0°F
8th Jan-Nov 1997 +1.9°F
  Jan-Nov 1986 +1.9°F
10th Jan-Nov 2001 +1.8°F

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