Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
75.42°F
(24.12°C)
77.81°F
(25.45°C)
-2.39°F
(-1.33°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1965
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
80.32°F
(26.84°C)
81.48°F
(27.49°C)
-1.16°F
(-0.65°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1965
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
82.31°F
(27.95°C)
83.21°F
(28.45°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1936
Ties: 1967
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
82.39°F
(27.99°C)
82.74°F
(28.19°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1915
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1936
Ties: 1971
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
80.50°F
(26.94°C)
80.78°F
(27.10°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1915
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1936
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
77.71°F
(25.39°C)
77.90°F
(25.50°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1907
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
73.91°F
(23.28°C)
74.35°F
(23.53°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1916
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
70.57°F
(21.43°C)
70.66°F
(21.48°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1945, 1957
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
67.26°F
(19.59°C)
67.31°F
(19.62°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2014
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
63.82°F
(17.68°C)
63.75°F
(17.64°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
64.13°F
(17.85°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1936
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
68.45°F
(20.25°C)
68.64°F
(20.36°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1970
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
64.25°F
(17.92°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1913
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
64.29°F
(17.94°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2018
Ties: 1911
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
63.85°F
(17.69°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1915
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1963
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.03°F
(0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1967

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