Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, September 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1953
1-Month
50.94°F
(10.52°C)
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
-0.96°F
(-0.54°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1985
Aug–Sep 1953
2-Month
54.78°F
(12.66°C)
55.48°F
(13.04°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.38°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1974
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Jul–Sep 1953
3-Month
56.81°F
(13.78°C)
57.16°F
(13.98°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1924
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1998
Jun–Sep 1953
4-Month
56.85°F
(13.81°C)
56.78°F
(13.77°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1903
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2021
May–Sep 1953
5-Month
54.88°F
(12.71°C)
54.91°F
(12.73°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907, 1924
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1930
Apr–Sep 1953
6-Month
51.86°F
(11.03°C)
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1982
Mar–Sep 1953
7-Month
49.04°F
(9.47°C)
49.02°F
(9.46°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1901, 2008
Feb–Sep 1953
8-Month
45.98°F
(7.77°C)
45.75°F
(7.64°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1959
Jan–Sep 1953
9-Month
43.76°F
(6.53°C)
42.86°F
(6.03°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1952–Sep 1953
10-Month
41.80°F
(5.44°C)
40.84°F
(4.91°C)
0.96°F
(0.53°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Nov 1952–Sep 1953
11-Month
40.58°F
(4.77°C)
39.92°F
(4.40°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Oct 1952–Sep 1953
12-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Apr 1952–Sep 1953
18-Month
44.36°F
(6.87°C)
44.09°F
(6.72°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Oct 1951–Sep 1953
24-Month
40.09°F
(4.49°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Oct 1950–Sep 1953
36-Month
39.88°F
(4.38°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017, 2018
Ties: 1908
Oct 1949–Sep 1953
48-Month
39.73°F
(4.29°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1966
Oct 1948–Sep 1953
60-Month
39.69°F
(4.27°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/