Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2003
1-Month
64.96°F
(18.31°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1965
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1998
Ties: 1904
Aug–Sep 2003
2-Month
69.81°F
(21.01°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
1.33°F
(0.74°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1974
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1998
Ties: 2000
Jul–Sep 2003
3-Month
71.70°F
(22.06°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
1.51°F
(0.84°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1950
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1998
Jun–Sep 2003
4-Month
70.79°F
(21.55°C)
69.77°F
(20.98°C)
1.02°F
(0.57°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1903
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 1936
May–Sep 2003
5-Month
68.82°F
(20.46°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Apr–Sep 2003
6-Month
66.00°F
(18.89°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1933
Mar–Sep 2003
7-Month
62.76°F
(17.09°C)
61.69°F
(16.49°C)
1.07°F
(0.60°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Feb–Sep 2003
8-Month
59.01°F
(15.01°C)
58.20°F
(14.56°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Jan–Sep 2003
9-Month
56.10°F
(13.39°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
1.02°F
(0.57°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1992, 2010
Dec 2002–Sep 2003
10-Month
54.00°F
(12.22°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1953
Nov 2002–Sep 2003
11-Month
52.91°F
(11.62°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
1.07°F
(0.60°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Oct 2002–Sep 2003
12-Month
52.82°F
(11.57°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Apr 2002–Sep 2003
18-Month
57.39°F
(14.11°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
1.02°F
(0.57°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2004
Oct 2001–Sep 2003
24-Month
53.39°F
(11.88°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913, 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Oct 2000–Sep 2003
36-Month
53.04°F
(11.69°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Oct 1999–Sep 2003
48-Month
53.46°F
(11.92°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Oct 1998–Sep 2003
60-Month
53.48°F
(11.93°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1920
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/