Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
40.46°F
(4.70°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1947
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
50.74°F
(10.41°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1945
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
53.24°F
(11.80°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1999
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
53.77°F
(12.09°C)
53.70°F
(12.06°C)
0.07°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1949
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
52.76°F
(11.53°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1898, 1999
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
50.59°F
(10.33°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1948
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1926
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
45.01°F
(7.23°C)
45.26°F
(7.37°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1915
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
42.22°F
(5.68°C)
42.72°F
(5.96°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1975
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
40.54°F
(4.74°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1949
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
39.66°F
(4.26°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
44.02°F
(6.68°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1907
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
39.63°F
(4.24°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1900
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
39.69°F
(4.27°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/