Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2008
1-Month
65.21°F
(18.45°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1965
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1998
Aug–Sep 2008
2-Month
68.74°F
(20.41°C)
68.47°F
(20.26°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1974
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1998
Ties: 1940
Jul–Sep 2008
3-Month
70.52°F
(21.40°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1950
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1998
Ties: 1999
Jun–Sep 2008
4-Month
70.29°F
(21.27°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1903
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1936
May–Sep 2008
5-Month
68.11°F
(20.06°C)
67.86°F
(19.92°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1943, 1944
Apr–Sep 2008
6-Month
65.16°F
(18.42°C)
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Mar–Sep 2008
7-Month
61.83°F
(16.57°C)
61.69°F
(16.49°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–Sep 2008
8-Month
58.44°F
(14.69°C)
58.21°F
(14.56°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Sep 2008
9-Month
55.31°F
(12.95°C)
55.09°F
(12.83°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2007–Sep 2008
10-Month
53.10°F
(11.72°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2007–Sep 2008
11-Month
52.27°F
(11.26°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Oct 2007–Sep 2008
12-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 2019
Apr 2007–Sep 2008
18-Month
57.23°F
(14.02°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1992
Oct 2006–Sep 2008
24-Month
53.12°F
(11.73°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.10°F
(0.61°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1913, 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Oct 2005–Sep 2008
36-Month
53.49°F
(11.94°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Oct 2004–Sep 2008
48-Month
53.56°F
(11.98°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Oct 2003–Sep 2008
60-Month
53.46°F
(11.92°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.48°F
(0.82°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019

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