Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, October 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2004
1-Month
66.36°F
(19.09°C)
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1925
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1963
Ties: 1907
Sep–Oct 2004
2-Month
72.32°F
(22.40°C)
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1925
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1963
Ties: 1968
Aug–Oct 2004
3-Month
75.72°F
(24.29°C)
76.58°F
(24.77°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1912
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1947
Jul–Oct 2004
4-Month
78.11°F
(25.62°C)
79.11°F
(26.17°C)
-1.00°F
(-0.55°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1947
Jun–Oct 2004
5-Month
78.56°F
(25.87°C)
79.55°F
(26.42°C)
-0.99°F
(-0.55°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
112th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1931
May–Oct 2004
6-Month
77.86°F
(25.48°C)
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1907
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Apr–Oct 2004
7-Month
76.08°F
(24.49°C)
76.32°F
(24.62°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1934
Mar–Oct 2004
8-Month
73.98°F
(23.32°C)
73.41°F
(23.01°C)
0.57°F
(0.31°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Feb–Oct 2004
9-Month
70.62°F
(21.46°C)
70.23°F
(21.24°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Jan–Oct 2004
10-Month
67.60°F
(19.78°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
0.35°F
(0.20°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1947, 1955
Dec 2003–Oct 2004
11-Month
65.59°F
(18.66°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
0.55°F
(0.30°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Ties: 1977
Nov 2003–Oct 2004
12-Month
64.51°F
(18.06°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
May 2003–Oct 2004
18-Month
69.53°F
(20.85°C)
68.82°F
(20.46°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2012
Nov 2002–Oct 2004
24-Month
64.79°F
(18.22°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2017
Ties: 1989, 1990, 2020
Nov 2001–Oct 2004
36-Month
65.13°F
(18.41°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.15°F
(0.64°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1954
Nov 2000–Oct 2004
48-Month
64.87°F
(18.26°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1915
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 2010
Nov 1999–Oct 2004
60-Month
65.32°F
(18.51°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.36°F
(0.75°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016

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