Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, September 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1986
1-Month
74.59°F
(23.66°C)
77.81°F
(25.45°C)
-3.22°F
(-1.79°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1965
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998
Aug–Sep 1986
2-Month
79.58°F
(26.43°C)
81.47°F
(27.48°C)
-1.89°F
(-1.05°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1965
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998
Jul–Sep 1986
3-Month
81.75°F
(27.64°C)
83.20°F
(28.44°C)
-1.45°F
(-0.80°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1912
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1936
Jun–Sep 1986
4-Month
82.10°F
(27.83°C)
82.74°F
(28.19°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1915
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1936
Ties: 1941
May–Sep 1986
5-Month
80.43°F
(26.91°C)
80.79°F
(27.11°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1915
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1936
Apr–Sep 1986
6-Month
77.93°F
(25.52°C)
77.90°F
(25.50°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1895
Mar–Sep 1986
7-Month
75.17°F
(23.98°C)
74.35°F
(23.53°C)
0.82°F
(0.45°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Sep 1986
8-Month
71.52°F
(21.96°C)
70.66°F
(21.48°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jan–Sep 1986
9-Month
68.68°F
(20.38°C)
67.30°F
(19.61°C)
1.38°F
(0.77°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1985–Sep 1986
10-Month
65.76°F
(18.76°C)
64.85°F
(18.25°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1985–Sep 1986
11-Month
64.22°F
(17.90°C)
63.75°F
(17.64°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1995
Oct 1985–Sep 1986
12-Month
64.35°F
(17.97°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Apr 1985–Sep 1986
18-Month
68.98°F
(20.54°C)
68.63°F
(20.35°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1984–Sep 1986
24-Month
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Oct 1983–Sep 1986
36-Month
63.66°F
(17.59°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Oct 1982–Sep 1986
48-Month
63.67°F
(17.59°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1915
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Oct 1981–Sep 1986
60-Month
63.53°F
(17.52°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1904

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/