Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, October 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2010
1-Month
69.44°F
(20.80°C)
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
2.64°F
(1.47°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1925
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1963
Sep–Oct 2010
2-Month
74.62°F
(23.68°C)
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
2.31°F
(1.29°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1925
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1963
Aug–Oct 2010
3-Month
78.69°F
(25.94°C)
76.59°F
(24.77°C)
2.10°F
(1.17°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1947
Jul–Oct 2010
4-Month
80.77°F
(27.09°C)
79.11°F
(26.17°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Jun–Oct 2010
5-Month
81.13°F
(27.29°C)
79.55°F
(26.42°C)
1.58°F
(0.87°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
May–Oct 2010
6-Month
79.61°F
(26.45°C)
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Apr–Oct 2010
7-Month
77.69°F
(25.38°C)
76.32°F
(24.62°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1934
Ties: 2000
Mar–Oct 2010
8-Month
74.86°F
(23.81°C)
73.40°F
(23.00°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–Oct 2010
9-Month
71.12°F
(21.73°C)
70.23°F
(21.24°C)
0.89°F
(0.49°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Oct 2010
10-Month
68.01°F
(20.01°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
0.76°F
(0.43°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2009–Oct 2010
11-Month
65.37°F
(18.54°C)
65.03°F
(18.35°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2009–Oct 2010
12-Month
64.72°F
(18.18°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.71°F
(0.40°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
May 2009–Oct 2010
18-Month
68.95°F
(20.53°C)
68.82°F
(20.46°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Nov 2008–Oct 2010
24-Month
64.49°F
(18.05°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1913
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Nov 2007–Oct 2010
36-Month
64.51°F
(18.06°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Nov 2006–Oct 2010
48-Month
64.87°F
(18.26°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1915
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Ties: 2004
Nov 2005–Oct 2010
60-Month
65.13°F
(18.41°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/