Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
41.79°F
(5.44°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1947
Ties: 1968
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
47.10°F
(8.39°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
0.44°F
(0.25°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
53.66°F
(12.03°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1914
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
54.31°F
(12.39°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
53.35°F
(11.86°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1939
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
51.25°F
(10.69°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1937
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
48.49°F
(9.16°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
45.52°F
(7.51°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
42.82°F
(6.01°C)
42.72°F
(5.96°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1932
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
40.84°F
(4.91°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1930, 1977
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
40.06°F
(4.48°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1922, 1972
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
44.41°F
(6.89°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
0.16°F
(0.08°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
40.28°F
(4.60°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1917, 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1931, 1947
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1924, 1928, 1974
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1920
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1922

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