Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
66.81°F
(19.34°C)
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1925
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1963
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
72.40°F
(22.44°C)
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1925
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1963
Ties: 1980, 2019
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
76.58°F
(24.77°C)
76.58°F
(24.77°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
79.20°F
(26.22°C)
79.11°F
(26.17°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
79.88°F
(26.60°C)
79.55°F
(26.42°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
78.59°F
(25.88°C)
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1930
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
76.43°F
(24.68°C)
76.32°F
(24.62°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1907
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 1925
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
73.64°F
(23.13°C)
73.41°F
(23.01°C)
0.23°F
(0.12°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1949
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
70.57°F
(21.43°C)
70.23°F
(21.24°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
67.59°F
(19.77°C)
67.26°F
(19.59°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
65.35°F
(18.53°C)
65.03°F
(18.35°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
64.56°F
(18.09°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.55°F
(0.31°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
69.80°F
(21.00°C)
68.83°F
(20.46°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
65.26°F
(18.48°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1913
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.58°F
(0.87°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
65.54°F
(18.63°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.57°F
(0.87°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1915
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
65.33°F
(18.52°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/