# 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 July 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.

### Contiguous U.S.

#### Average Temperature Rankings, October 2005

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Period | Value | 1901-2000 Mean |
Amomaly | Rank (1895-2018) |
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) | 101st 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) | 114th 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) | 113th 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) | 115th 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) | 112th 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) | 106th 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) | 106th 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) | 103rd 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) | 113th 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) | 112th 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) | 114th 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) | 113th 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) | 111th 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) | 111th 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 |

13th 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 |

13th 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 |

16th Warmest | Warmest since: 2004 | 2018 |

## Citing This Page

- NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/