Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2005
1-Month
55.38°F
(12.99°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
1.27°F
(0.71°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1925
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1963
Sep–Oct 2005
2-Month
61.38°F
(16.32°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
1.89°F
(1.05°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Aug–Oct 2005
3-Month
65.32°F
(18.51°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
1.63°F
(0.90°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1947
Jul–Oct 2005
4-Month
67.82°F
(19.90°C)
66.18°F
(18.99°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1998
Ties: 1963
Jun–Oct 2005
5-Month
68.09°F
(20.05°C)
66.63°F
(19.24°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
May–Oct 2005
6-Month
66.67°F
(19.26°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Apr–Oct 2005
7-Month
64.61°F
(18.12°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
1.12°F
(0.63°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934, 2012
Mar–Oct 2005
8-Month
61.83°F
(16.57°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
1.09°F
(0.60°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Feb–Oct 2005
9-Month
59.17°F
(15.09°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
1.42°F
(0.78°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Oct 2005
10-Month
56.59°F
(13.66°C)
54.98°F
(12.77°C)
1.61°F
(0.89°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912, 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2004–Oct 2005
11-Month
54.64°F
(12.58°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
1.67°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1921, 2018
Nov 2004–Oct 2005
12-Month
53.75°F
(12.08°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.72°F
(0.95°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2002
May 2004–Oct 2005
18-Month
57.73°F
(14.29°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
1.19°F
(0.66°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Nov 2003–Oct 2005
24-Month
53.36°F
(11.87°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.34°F
(0.75°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1913
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1935
Nov 2002–Oct 2005
36-Month
53.31°F
(11.84°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.31°F
(0.73°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Ties: 2004
Nov 2001–Oct 2005
48-Month
53.42°F
(11.90°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.43°F
(0.79°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Nov 2000–Oct 2005
60-Month
53.19°F
(11.77°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.21°F
(0.67°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1920
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/