Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, September 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1962
1-Month
77.05°F
(25.03°C)
77.81°F
(25.45°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1965
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1959
Aug–Sep 1962
2-Month
81.54°F
(27.52°C)
81.48°F
(27.49°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1965
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1979, 1997
Jul–Sep 1962
3-Month
82.68°F
(28.16°C)
83.21°F
(28.45°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Jun–Sep 1962
4-Month
82.17°F
(27.87°C)
82.74°F
(28.19°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1915
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1936
May–Sep 1962
5-Month
80.72°F
(27.07°C)
80.79°F
(27.11°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1915
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1936
Ties: 2009
Apr–Sep 1962
6-Month
78.10°F
(25.61°C)
77.91°F
(25.51°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Mar–Sep 1962
7-Month
73.92°F
(23.29°C)
74.34°F
(23.52°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Feb–Sep 1962
8-Month
70.39°F
(21.33°C)
70.65°F
(21.47°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1984
Jan–Sep 1962
9-Month
66.78°F
(19.32°C)
67.31°F
(19.62°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1961–Sep 1962
10-Month
64.17°F
(17.87°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.39°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1968
Nov 1961–Sep 1962
11-Month
62.95°F
(17.19°C)
63.75°F
(17.64°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.45°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Oct 1961–Sep 1962
12-Month
63.29°F
(17.38°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1961–Sep 1962
18-Month
67.93°F
(19.96°C)
68.64°F
(20.36°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1958
Oct 1960–Sep 1962
24-Month
63.70°F
(17.61°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Oct 1959–Sep 1962
36-Month
63.60°F
(17.56°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Oct 1958–Sep 1962
48-Month
63.82°F
(17.68°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1915
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1926, 1950, 1951
Oct 1957–Sep 1962
60-Month
63.71°F
(17.62°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1907
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1930, 1985

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