Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1961
1-Month
53.85°F
(12.14°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1925
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1963
Sep–Oct 1961
2-Month
58.63°F
(14.79°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Aug–Oct 1961
3-Month
63.32°F
(17.40°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Ties: 1905, 1929
Jul–Oct 1961
4-Month
65.80°F
(18.78°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.20°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Jun–Oct 1961
5-Month
66.54°F
(19.19°C)
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
May–Oct 1961
6-Month
65.26°F
(18.48°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.16°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Apr–Oct 1961
7-Month
62.89°F
(17.16°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934, 2012
Mar–Oct 1961
8-Month
60.46°F
(15.81°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1926, 1996
Feb–Oct 1961
9-Month
57.90°F
(14.39°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jan–Oct 1961
10-Month
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
54.98°F
(12.77°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912, 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1973
Dec 1960–Oct 1961
11-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Nov 1960–Oct 1961
12-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
May 1960–Oct 1961
18-Month
56.65°F
(13.69°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1947
Nov 1959–Oct 1961
24-Month
51.78°F
(10.99°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1898
Nov 1958–Oct 1961
36-Month
51.91°F
(11.06°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.06°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Nov 1957–Oct 1961
48-Month
51.96°F
(11.09°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1977
Nov 1956–Oct 1961
60-Month
51.96°F
(11.09°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1923

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/