Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1902
1-Month
54.43°F
(12.46°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1925
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1963
Sep–Oct 1902
2-Month
58.60°F
(14.78°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Aug–Oct 1902
3-Month
62.85°F
(17.14°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.47°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1947
Jul–Oct 1902
4-Month
65.15°F
(18.42°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.56°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1998
Ties: 1972, 1974
Jun–Oct 1902
5-Month
65.73°F
(18.74°C)
66.63°F
(19.24°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1912
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
May–Oct 1902
6-Month
65.11°F
(18.39°C)
65.57°F
(18.65°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Apr–Oct 1902
7-Month
63.07°F
(17.26°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1934, 2012
Ties: 1927
Mar–Oct 1902
8-Month
60.38°F
(15.77°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Feb–Oct 1902
9-Month
57.17°F
(13.98°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.33°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Jan–Oct 1902
10-Month
54.46°F
(12.48°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912, 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Dec 1901–Oct 1902
11-Month
52.37°F
(11.32°C)
52.96°F
(11.64°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.32°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Nov 1901–Oct 1902
12-Month
51.48°F
(10.82°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1951
May 1901–Oct 1902
18-Month
56.42°F
(13.57°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.06°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1925, 1926, 1976, 1978
Nov 1900–Oct 1902
24-Month
51.80°F
(11.00°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1913
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1923
Nov 1899–Oct 1902
36-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
51st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1911, 1953, 1994
Nov 1898–Oct 1902
48-Month
51.66°F
(10.92°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Nov 1897–Oct 1902
60-Month
51.69°F
(10.94°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2019

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