Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1942
1-Month
54.57°F
(12.54°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
0.46°F
(0.26°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1925
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1963
Sep–Oct 1942
2-Month
59.12°F
(15.07°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.20°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1919
Aug–Oct 1942
3-Month
63.34°F
(17.41°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1947
Jul–Oct 1942
4-Month
65.99°F
(18.88°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1998
Ties: 1989
Jun–Oct 1942
5-Month
66.38°F
(19.10°C)
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
May–Oct 1942
6-Month
65.16°F
(18.42°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1925
Apr–Oct 1942
7-Month
63.43°F
(17.46°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934, 2012
Ties: 1918, 1926
Mar–Oct 1942
8-Month
60.67°F
(15.93°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1974, 2009
Feb–Oct 1942
9-Month
57.34°F
(14.08°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Jan–Oct 1942
10-Month
54.59°F
(12.55°C)
54.98°F
(12.77°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912, 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Dec 1941–Oct 1942
11-Month
52.91°F
(11.62°C)
52.96°F
(11.64°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.02°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1941–Oct 1942
12-Month
52.08°F
(11.16°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1927
May 1941–Oct 1942
18-Month
56.71°F
(13.73°C)
56.53°F
(13.63°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 1983
Nov 1940–Oct 1942
24-Month
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1913
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Nov 1939–Oct 1942
36-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.23°F
(0.12°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1947
Nov 1938–Oct 1942
48-Month
52.37°F
(11.32°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1997
Nov 1937–Oct 1942
60-Month
52.52°F
(11.40°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1920
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018

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