Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
41.79°F
(5.44°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1947
Ties: 1959
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
46.22°F
(7.90°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
50.30°F
(10.17°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
52.71°F
(11.51°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2016
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
53.31°F
(11.84°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1946
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
52.04°F
(11.13°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.35°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
50.03°F
(10.02°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1961
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1956
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
44.82°F
(7.12°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
42.19°F
(5.66°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1960
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
40.39°F
(4.66°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1982
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
39.56°F
(4.20°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1962
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
43.58°F
(6.43°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.67°F
(-0.38°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
39.71°F
(4.28°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917, 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1961
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
39.73°F
(4.29°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1900, 1977
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1966
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1979

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/