Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1971
1-Month
43.48°F
(6.38°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
2.07°F
(1.15°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1947
Sep–Oct 1971
2-Month
47.74°F
(8.74°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1997
Aug–Oct 1971
3-Month
51.49°F
(10.83°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Jul–Oct 1971
4-Month
53.42°F
(11.90°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Jun–Oct 1971
5-Month
54.04°F
(12.24°C)
53.70°F
(12.06°C)
0.34°F
(0.18°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
May–Oct 1971
6-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Apr–Oct 1971
7-Month
50.37°F
(10.21°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1965
Mar–Oct 1971
8-Month
47.54°F
(8.63°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1932
Feb–Oct 1971
9-Month
44.74°F
(7.08°C)
45.26°F
(7.37°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1956
Jan–Oct 1971
10-Month
42.15°F
(5.64°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.56°F
(-0.31°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Dec 1970–Oct 1971
11-Month
40.42°F
(4.68°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1962, 1978
Nov 1970–Oct 1971
12-Month
39.62°F
(4.23°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
May 1970–Oct 1971
18-Month
44.00°F
(6.67°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1906
Nov 1969–Oct 1971
24-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.23°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917, 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Nov 1968–Oct 1971
36-Month
39.62°F
(4.23°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.23°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Nov 1967–Oct 1971
48-Month
39.61°F
(4.23°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Nov 1966–Oct 1971
60-Month
39.66°F
(4.26°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.18°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/