Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1920
1-Month
42.15°F
(5.64°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1918 1947
Sep–Oct 1920
2-Month
47.43°F
(8.57°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2015
Aug–Oct 1920
3-Month
50.93°F
(10.52°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1982
Jul–Oct 1920
4-Month
53.04°F
(11.69°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.10°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2021
Jun–Oct 1920
5-Month
53.37°F
(11.87°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2021
May–Oct 1920
6-Month
52.28°F
(11.27°C)
52.67°F
(11.48°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.21°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Apr–Oct 1920
7-Month
49.87°F
(9.93°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2015
Ties: 1928
Mar–Oct 1920
8-Month
47.22°F
(8.46°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Feb–Oct 1920
9-Month
44.56°F
(6.98°C)
45.26°F
(7.37°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1951
Jan–Oct 1920
10-Month
42.02°F
(5.57°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.38°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Dec 1919–Oct 1920
11-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.57°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Ties: 1903, 1913
Nov 1919–Oct 1920
12-Month
38.94°F
(3.86°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.61°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
May 1919–Oct 1920
18-Month
43.64°F
(6.47°C)
44.24°F
(6.80°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2016
Nov 1918–Oct 1920
24-Month
39.72°F
(4.29°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917, 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Nov 1917–Oct 1920
36-Month
39.58°F
(4.21°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1980
Nov 1916–Oct 1920
48-Month
39.01°F
(3.89°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-1.00°F
(-0.56°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Nov 1915–Oct 1920
60-Month
39.07°F
(3.93°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.93°F
(-0.51°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/