Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
68.45°F
(20.25°C)
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
1.65°F
(0.92°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1925
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1963
Ties: 1924, 2017
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
72.75°F
(22.64°C)
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
0.44°F
(0.25°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1925
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1963
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
77.17°F
(25.09°C)
76.58°F
(24.77°C)
0.59°F
(0.32°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
79.12°F
(26.18°C)
79.10°F
(26.17°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1947
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
79.43°F
(26.35°C)
79.56°F
(26.42°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1931
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
78.67°F
(25.93°C)
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
76.72°F
(24.84°C)
76.32°F
(24.62°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1934
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
73.24°F
(22.91°C)
73.40°F
(23.00°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1945
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
70.18°F
(21.21°C)
70.23°F
(21.24°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
66.94°F
(19.41°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
64.56°F
(18.09°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
63.41°F
(17.45°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
68.34°F
(20.19°C)
68.82°F
(20.46°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1912
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
63.75°F
(17.64°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1913
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1976
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
63.70°F
(17.61°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1909, 1925
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
63.84°F
(17.69°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1915
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
63.81°F
(17.67°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.09°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1910, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/