Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1946
1-Month
64.54°F
(18.08°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1965
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1998
Ties: 1966
Aug–Sep 1946
2-Month
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
68.47°F
(20.26°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.34°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1974
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1998
Jul–Sep 1946
3-Month
69.85°F
(21.03°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1950
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 1998
Jun–Sep 1946
4-Month
69.47°F
(20.82°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1903
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2021
May–Sep 1946
5-Month
67.33°F
(19.63°C)
67.86°F
(19.92°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Apr–Sep 1946
6-Month
65.21°F
(18.45°C)
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1947
Mar–Sep 1946
7-Month
62.57°F
(16.98°C)
61.68°F
(16.49°C)
0.89°F
(0.49°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–Sep 1946
8-Month
59.11°F
(15.06°C)
58.20°F
(14.56°C)
0.91°F
(0.50°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Sep 1946
9-Month
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1945–Sep 1946
10-Month
53.34°F
(11.86°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
0.49°F
(0.28°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1932
Nov 1945–Sep 1946
11-Month
52.31°F
(11.28°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1945–Sep 1946
12-Month
52.46°F
(11.37°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Apr 1945–Sep 1946
18-Month
56.33°F
(13.52°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Oct 1944–Sep 1946
24-Month
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913, 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Oct 1943–Sep 1946
36-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Oct 1942–Sep 1946
48-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1911
Oct 1941–Sep 1946
60-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1920
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020
Ties: 1933

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/