Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1953
1-Month
66.16°F
(18.98°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1965
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1998
Aug–Sep 1953
2-Month
69.13°F
(20.63°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1974
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1998
Ties: 1988, 2009
Jul–Sep 1953
3-Month
70.81°F
(21.56°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1998
Jun–Sep 1953
4-Month
70.65°F
(21.47°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
0.89°F
(0.49°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1903
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1936
May–Sep 1953
5-Month
68.36°F
(20.20°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
0.51°F
(0.28°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Apr–Sep 1953
6-Month
65.09°F
(18.38°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012
Mar–Sep 1953
7-Month
62.04°F
(16.69°C)
61.68°F
(16.49°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–Sep 1953
8-Month
58.77°F
(14.87°C)
58.20°F
(14.56°C)
0.57°F
(0.31°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Sep 1953
9-Month
56.29°F
(13.49°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
1.21°F
(0.67°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1952–Sep 1953
10-Month
54.00°F
(12.22°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1952–Sep 1953
11-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
0.89°F
(0.49°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Oct 1952–Sep 1953
12-Month
52.74°F
(11.52°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1935
Apr 1952–Sep 1953
18-Month
57.15°F
(13.97°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
0.78°F
(0.43°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1951–Sep 1953
24-Month
52.38°F
(11.32°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913, 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Oct 1950–Sep 1953
36-Month
52.18°F
(11.21°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.17°F
(0.09°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Oct 1949–Sep 1953
48-Month
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Oct 1948–Sep 1953
60-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/