Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1986
1-Month
63.70°F
(17.61°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-1.16°F
(-0.65°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1965
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1998
Ties: 1964
Aug–Sep 1986
2-Month
67.72°F
(19.84°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.43°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1974
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 1942
Jul–Sep 1986
3-Month
69.65°F
(20.92°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998
Jun–Sep 1986
4-Month
69.84°F
(21.02°C)
69.77°F
(20.98°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1903
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1936
May–Sep 1986
5-Month
68.09°F
(20.05°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Apr–Sep 1986
6-Month
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Mar–Sep 1986
7-Month
62.78°F
(17.10°C)
61.68°F
(16.49°C)
1.10°F
(0.61°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1938
Feb–Sep 1986
8-Month
59.42°F
(15.23°C)
58.21°F
(14.56°C)
1.21°F
(0.67°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Sep 1986
9-Month
56.67°F
(13.71°C)
55.09°F
(12.83°C)
1.58°F
(0.88°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Dec 1985–Sep 1986
10-Month
53.88°F
(12.16°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
1.03°F
(0.58°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1991
Nov 1985–Sep 1986
11-Month
52.58°F
(11.43°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1925
Oct 1985–Sep 1986
12-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Apr 1985–Sep 1986
18-Month
56.94°F
(13.86°C)
56.36°F
(13.53°C)
0.58°F
(0.33°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1984–Sep 1986
24-Month
52.30°F
(11.28°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913, 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Oct 1983–Sep 1986
36-Month
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Oct 1982–Sep 1986
48-Month
52.13°F
(11.18°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1922
Oct 1981–Sep 1986
60-Month
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1920
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/