Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1961
1-Month
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-1.45°F
(-0.81°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1965
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1929
Aug–Sep 1961
2-Month
68.06°F
(20.03°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1974
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1972
Jul–Sep 1961
3-Month
69.78°F
(20.99°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1982
Jun–Sep 1961
4-Month
69.71°F
(20.95°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1903
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
May–Sep 1961
5-Month
67.54°F
(19.74°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Sep 1961
6-Month
64.40°F
(18.00°C)
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1976
Mar–Sep 1961
7-Month
61.41°F
(16.34°C)
61.69°F
(16.49°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–Sep 1961
8-Month
58.41°F
(14.67°C)
58.21°F
(14.56°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jan–Sep 1961
9-Month
55.22°F
(12.90°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1989
Dec 1960–Sep 1961
10-Month
52.74°F
(11.52°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.06°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1897
Nov 1960–Sep 1961
11-Month
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 2014
Oct 1960–Sep 1961
12-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1997
Apr 1960–Sep 1961
18-Month
56.58°F
(13.66°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Oct 1959–Sep 1961
24-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1913, 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Oct 1958–Sep 1961
36-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1985
Oct 1957–Sep 1961
48-Month
51.91°F
(11.06°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Oct 1956–Sep 1961
60-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/