Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, September 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1960
1-Month
79.81°F
(26.56°C)
77.81°F
(25.45°C)
2.00°F
(1.11°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1965
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1998
Aug–Sep 1960
2-Month
82.54°F
(28.08°C)
81.47°F
(27.48°C)
1.07°F
(0.60°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1965
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1998
Jul–Sep 1960
3-Month
84.19°F
(28.99°C)
83.20°F
(28.44°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1936
Jun–Sep 1960
4-Month
83.74°F
(28.74°C)
82.74°F
(28.19°C)
1.00°F
(0.55°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1915
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1936
May–Sep 1960
5-Month
81.47°F
(27.48°C)
80.78°F
(27.10°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1915
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1936
Apr–Sep 1960
6-Month
78.78°F
(25.99°C)
77.90°F
(25.50°C)
0.88°F
(0.49°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1948
Mar–Sep 1960
7-Month
74.27°F
(23.48°C)
74.34°F
(23.52°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–Sep 1960
8-Month
70.04°F
(21.13°C)
70.65°F
(21.47°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.34°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan–Sep 1960
9-Month
66.57°F
(19.21°C)
67.31°F
(19.62°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Dec 1959–Sep 1960
10-Month
64.50°F
(18.06°C)
64.85°F
(18.25°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Nov 1959–Sep 1960
11-Month
63.25°F
(17.36°C)
63.75°F
(17.64°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Oct 1959–Sep 1960
12-Month
63.39°F
(17.44°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.34°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1926
Apr 1959–Sep 1960
18-Month
68.41°F
(20.23°C)
68.63°F
(20.35°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Oct 1958–Sep 1960
24-Month
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1913
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1963
Oct 1957–Sep 1960
36-Month
63.71°F
(17.62°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1974
Oct 1956–Sep 1960
48-Month
63.84°F
(17.69°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Oct 1955–Sep 1960
60-Month
63.91°F
(17.73°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/