Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1947
1-Month
58.80°F
(14.89°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
4.69°F
(2.61°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1925
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 1963
Sep–Oct 1947
2-Month
62.67°F
(17.04°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
3.18°F
(1.77°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Oct 1947
3-Month
66.47°F
(19.15°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
2.78°F
(1.54°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1976
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1947
Jul–Oct 1947
4-Month
68.06°F
(20.03°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
1.89°F
(1.05°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1998
Jun–Oct 1947
5-Month
67.79°F
(19.88°C)
66.63°F
(19.24°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Ties: 1921
May–Oct 1947
6-Month
66.51°F
(19.17°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1921
Apr–Oct 1947
7-Month
64.29°F
(17.94°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
0.80°F
(0.45°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1934, 2012
Ties: 1921
Mar–Oct 1947
8-Month
61.10°F
(16.17°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Oct 1947
9-Month
57.80°F
(14.33°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
0.05°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1937, 1957
Jan–Oct 1947
10-Month
55.20°F
(12.89°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912, 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1946–Oct 1947
11-Month
53.47°F
(11.93°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1946–Oct 1947
12-Month
52.49°F
(11.38°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.46°F
(0.25°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
May 1946–Oct 1947
18-Month
56.65°F
(13.69°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1961
Nov 1945–Oct 1947
24-Month
52.43°F
(11.35°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1913
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Nov 1944–Oct 1947
36-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.23°F
(0.12°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1942
Nov 1943–Oct 1947
48-Month
52.16°F
(11.20°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.17°F
(0.09°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1944
Nov 1942–Oct 1947
60-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1920
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020
Ties: 1944

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/