Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1949
1-Month
42.10°F
(5.61°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1947
Sep–Oct 1949
2-Month
46.23°F
(7.91°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.23°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Aug–Oct 1949
3-Month
50.33°F
(10.18°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1946
Jul–Oct 1949
4-Month
53.08°F
(11.71°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Jun–Oct 1949
5-Month
53.77°F
(12.09°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1970
May–Oct 1949
6-Month
52.95°F
(11.64°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Apr–Oct 1949
7-Month
50.96°F
(10.53°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1901
Mar–Oct 1949
8-Month
48.32°F
(9.07°C)
48.08°F
(8.93°C)
0.24°F
(0.14°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Feb–Oct 1949
9-Month
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1897
Jan–Oct 1949
10-Month
42.35°F
(5.75°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1915, 1967
Dec 1948–Oct 1949
11-Month
40.54°F
(4.74°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1970
Nov 1948–Oct 1949
12-Month
39.75°F
(4.31°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.16°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1910, 1978
May 1948–Oct 1949
18-Month
43.91°F
(6.62°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Nov 1947–Oct 1949
24-Month
39.48°F
(4.16°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917, 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Nov 1946–Oct 1949
36-Month
39.79°F
(4.33°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1901
Nov 1945–Oct 1949
48-Month
39.88°F
(4.38°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Nov 1944–Oct 1949
60-Month
39.91°F
(4.39°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1920
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1962, 1982

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