Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
63.46°F
(17.48°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-1.40°F
(-0.78°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1965
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
67.94°F
(19.97°C)
68.47°F
(20.26°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1974
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
69.84°F
(21.02°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1950
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
69.85°F
(21.03°C)
69.77°F
(20.98°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1903
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1936
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
68.07°F
(20.04°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
65.17°F
(18.43°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
61.43°F
(16.35°C)
61.68°F
(16.49°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1945, 1947
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
58.21°F
(14.56°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1927, 1949
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
55.05°F
(12.81°C)
55.09°F
(12.83°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
52.89°F
(11.61°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
0.06°F
(0.04°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
56.31°F
(13.51°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
52.51°F
(11.39°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1913, 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
52.45°F
(11.36°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2018
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
52.15°F
(11.19°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.16°F
(0.08°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
52.30°F
(11.28°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/