Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, September 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 2001
1-Month
78.84°F
(26.02°C)
77.81°F
(25.45°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1965
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1998
Aug–Sep 2001
2-Month
83.13°F
(28.41°C)
81.47°F
(27.48°C)
1.66°F
(0.93°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1965
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1998
Jul–Sep 2001
3-Month
84.45°F
(29.14°C)
83.20°F
(28.44°C)
1.25°F
(0.70°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1936
Ties: 2000
Jun–Sep 2001
4-Month
83.84°F
(28.80°C)
82.74°F
(28.19°C)
1.10°F
(0.61°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1915
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1936
May–Sep 2001
5-Month
82.30°F
(27.94°C)
80.78°F
(27.10°C)
1.52°F
(0.84°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1915
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1936
Ties: 2020
Apr–Sep 2001
6-Month
79.49°F
(26.38°C)
77.90°F
(25.50°C)
1.59°F
(0.88°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Mar–Sep 2001
7-Month
75.59°F
(24.22°C)
74.34°F
(23.52°C)
1.25°F
(0.70°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–Sep 2001
8-Month
71.70°F
(22.06°C)
70.65°F
(21.47°C)
1.05°F
(0.59°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–Sep 2001
9-Month
68.34°F
(20.19°C)
67.31°F
(19.62°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2000–Sep 2001
10-Month
65.36°F
(18.53°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
0.50°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1995
Nov 2000–Sep 2001
11-Month
63.77°F
(17.65°C)
63.76°F
(17.64°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1919, 1966, 1967
Oct 2000–Sep 2001
12-Month
64.05°F
(17.81°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1947
Apr 2000–Sep 2001
18-Month
69.18°F
(20.66°C)
68.63°F
(20.35°C)
0.55°F
(0.31°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2009
Oct 1999–Sep 2001
24-Month
65.66°F
(18.70°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
1.67°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Oct 1998–Sep 2001
36-Month
65.58°F
(18.66°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 2008
Oct 1997–Sep 2001
48-Month
65.43°F
(18.57°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.47°F
(0.81°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1915
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Oct 1996–Sep 2001
60-Month
65.08°F
(18.38°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016

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