Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1970
1-Month
64.58°F
(18.10°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1965
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Ties: 1914
Aug–Sep 1970
2-Month
68.98°F
(20.54°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
0.50°F
(0.27°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1974
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Jul–Sep 1970
3-Month
70.64°F
(21.47°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1950
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1998
Ties: 1963
Jun–Sep 1970
4-Month
70.16°F
(21.20°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1903
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 1987
May–Sep 1970
5-Month
68.35°F
(20.19°C)
67.86°F
(19.92°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Apr–Sep 1970
6-Month
65.20°F
(18.44°C)
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Mar–Sep 1970
7-Month
61.38°F
(16.32°C)
61.69°F
(16.49°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1958
Feb–Sep 1970
8-Month
58.13°F
(14.52°C)
58.21°F
(14.56°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Sep 1970
9-Month
54.68°F
(12.60°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Dec 1969–Sep 1970
10-Month
52.56°F
(11.42°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Nov 1969–Sep 1970
11-Month
51.56°F
(10.87°C)
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Oct 1969–Sep 1970
12-Month
51.52°F
(10.84°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.29°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Apr 1969–Sep 1970
18-Month
56.22°F
(13.46°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Oct 1968–Sep 1970
24-Month
51.50°F
(10.83°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913, 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Oct 1967–Sep 1970
36-Month
51.49°F
(10.83°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Oct 1966–Sep 1970
48-Month
51.58°F
(10.88°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Oct 1965–Sep 1970
60-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1901, 1968

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/