Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1939
1-Month
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1925
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1963
Sep–Oct 1939
2-Month
61.05°F
(16.14°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Aug–Oct 1939
3-Month
64.91°F
(18.28°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
1.22°F
(0.67°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1947
Jul–Oct 1939
4-Month
67.40°F
(19.67°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
1.23°F
(0.69°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1998
Jun–Oct 1939
5-Month
67.69°F
(19.83°C)
66.63°F
(19.24°C)
1.06°F
(0.59°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
May–Oct 1939
6-Month
66.86°F
(19.37°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
1.30°F
(0.73°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Apr–Oct 1939
7-Month
64.67°F
(18.15°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
1.18°F
(0.66°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934, 2012
Mar–Oct 1939
8-Month
61.90°F
(16.61°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Feb–Oct 1939
9-Month
58.36°F
(14.64°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
0.61°F
(0.33°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Oct 1939
10-Month
55.91°F
(13.28°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912, 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1981
Dec 1938–Oct 1939
11-Month
53.94°F
(12.19°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 2004
Nov 1938–Oct 1939
12-Month
52.77°F
(11.54°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
May 1938–Oct 1939
18-Month
57.36°F
(14.09°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Ties: 1995
Nov 1937–Oct 1939
24-Month
52.95°F
(11.64°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.93°F
(0.52°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1913
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Nov 1936–Oct 1939
36-Month
52.50°F
(11.39°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Nov 1935–Oct 1939
48-Month
52.33°F
(11.29°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.34°F
(0.18°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Nov 1934–Oct 1939
60-Month
52.37°F
(11.32°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/