Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1902
1-Month
41.56°F
(5.31°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1947
Sep–Oct 1902
2-Month
45.54°F
(7.52°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-1.11°F
(-0.62°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Aug–Oct 1902
3-Month
49.80°F
(9.89°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
-0.99°F
(-0.55°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1896, 1966
Jul–Oct 1902
4-Month
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.61°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1976
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2021
Jun–Oct 1902
5-Month
52.68°F
(11.49°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
-1.03°F
(-0.57°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2021
May–Oct 1902
6-Month
52.16°F
(11.20°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Apr–Oct 1902
7-Month
50.18°F
(10.10°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Mar–Oct 1902
8-Month
47.76°F
(8.76°C)
48.08°F
(8.93°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.17°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Feb–Oct 1902
9-Month
44.79°F
(7.11°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.26°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Jan–Oct 1902
10-Month
42.23°F
(5.68°C)
42.72°F
(5.96°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.28°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Dec 1901–Oct 1902
11-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1966
Nov 1901–Oct 1902
12-Month
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.34°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
May 1901–Oct 1902
18-Month
44.05°F
(6.69°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.12°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1946
Nov 1900–Oct 1902
24-Month
39.78°F
(4.32°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.15°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1917, 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Nov 1899–Oct 1902
36-Month
40.19°F
(4.55°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Nov 1898–Oct 1902
48-Month
39.70°F
(4.28°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Nov 1897–Oct 1902
60-Month
39.75°F
(4.31°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.13°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/