Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1966
1-Month
52.83°F
(11.57°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
-1.28°F
(-0.71°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1925
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1963
Sep–Oct 1966
2-Month
58.69°F
(14.83°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.44°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1976
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2015
Aug–Oct 1966
3-Month
62.74°F
(17.08°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1947
Jul–Oct 1966
4-Month
65.82°F
(18.79°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1998
Ties: 1981
Jun–Oct 1966
5-Month
66.25°F
(19.03°C)
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.21°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
May–Oct 1966
6-Month
65.24°F
(18.47°C)
65.57°F
(18.65°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.18°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Apr–Oct 1966
7-Month
63.05°F
(17.25°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1934, 2012
Ties: 1913, 1984
Mar–Oct 1966
8-Month
60.55°F
(15.86°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1958, 1962
Feb–Oct 1966
9-Month
57.29°F
(14.05°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Oct 1966
10-Month
54.20°F
(12.33°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912, 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1965–Oct 1966
11-Month
52.53°F
(11.41°C)
52.96°F
(11.64°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.23°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1971
Nov 1965–Oct 1966
12-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.09°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
May 1965–Oct 1966
18-Month
56.14°F
(13.41°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Nov 1964–Oct 1966
24-Month
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.28°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1913
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1900
Nov 1963–Oct 1966
36-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1903, 1920
Nov 1962–Oct 1966
48-Month
51.79°F
(10.99°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.12°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1925
Nov 1961–Oct 1966
60-Month
51.73°F
(10.96°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019

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