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 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2017
1-Month
55.69°F
(13.16°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
1.58°F
(0.88°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1925
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1963
Sep–Oct 2017
2-Month
60.98°F
(16.10°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug–Oct 2017
3-Month
64.66°F
(18.14°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
0.97°F
(0.53°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1947
Jul–Oct 2017
4-Month
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
1.25°F
(0.70°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1998
Jun–Oct 2017
5-Month
68.01°F
(20.01°C)
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
1.37°F
(0.77°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May–Oct 2017
6-Month
66.77°F
(19.32°C)
65.57°F
(18.65°C)
1.20°F
(0.67°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018
Apr–Oct 2017
7-Month
64.91°F
(18.28°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1934, 2012
Mar–Oct 2017
8-Month
62.57°F
(16.98°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
1.83°F
(1.01°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Oct 2017
9-Month
60.19°F
(15.66°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
2.44°F
(1.35°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–Oct 2017
10-Month
57.53°F
(14.18°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
2.54°F
(1.41°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912, 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Dec 2016–Oct 2017
11-Month
55.30°F
(12.94°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
2.33°F
(1.29°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Nov 2016–Oct 2017
12-Month
54.69°F
(12.61°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
2.66°F
(1.48°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
May 2016–Oct 2017
18-Month
58.99°F
(14.99°C)
56.53°F
(13.63°C)
2.46°F
(1.36°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2015–Oct 2017
24-Month
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.88°F
(1.60°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1913
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Nov 2014–Oct 2017
36-Month
54.53°F
(12.52°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
2.53°F
(1.41°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Nov 2013–Oct 2017
48-Month
53.96°F
(12.20°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.97°F
(1.09°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Nov 2012–Oct 2017
60-Month
53.78°F
(12.10°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.79°F
(0.99°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/