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 October 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2019
1-Month
52.34°F
(11.30°C)
54.11°F
(12.28°C)
-1.77°F
(-0.98°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1925
105th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1963
Sep–Oct 2019
2-Month
60.39°F
(15.77°C)
59.49°F
(15.27°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Aug–Oct 2019
3-Month
64.84°F
(18.24°C)
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
1.15°F
(0.63°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1947
Jul–Oct 2019
4-Month
67.28°F
(19.60°C)
66.17°F
(18.98°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1998
Jun–Oct 2019
5-Month
67.57°F
(19.76°C)
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
0.93°F
(0.52°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
May–Oct 2019
6-Month
66.22°F
(19.01°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Oct 2019
7-Month
64.31°F
(17.95°C)
63.49°F
(17.49°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1934, 2012
Mar–Oct 2019
8-Month
61.31°F
(16.28°C)
60.74°F
(15.97°C)
0.57°F
(0.31°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1953
Feb–Oct 2019
9-Month
58.03°F
(14.46°C)
57.75°F
(14.31°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–Oct 2019
10-Month
55.48°F
(13.04°C)
54.99°F
(12.77°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912, 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1988
Dec 2018–Oct 2019
11-Month
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
52.97°F
(11.65°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–Oct 2019
12-Month
52.53°F
(11.41°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1914
May 2018–Oct 2019
18-Month
57.65°F
(14.25°C)
56.54°F
(13.63°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Nov 2017–Oct 2019
24-Month
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.16°F
(0.65°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2008
Nov 2016–Oct 2019
36-Month
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Nov 2015–Oct 2019
48-Month
54.04°F
(12.24°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
2.05°F
(1.13°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Nov 2014–Oct 2019
60-Month
53.99°F
(12.22°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.01°F
(1.12°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 6, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/