Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, September 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1974
1-Month
49.24°F
(9.58°C)
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
-2.66°F
(-1.48°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2019
Aug–Sep 1974
2-Month
53.41°F
(11.89°C)
55.48°F
(13.04°C)
-2.07°F
(-1.15°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1974
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2019
Jul–Sep 1974
3-Month
55.83°F
(13.24°C)
57.16°F
(13.98°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1924
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1998
Jun–Sep 1974
4-Month
55.58°F
(13.10°C)
56.78°F
(13.77°C)
-1.20°F
(-0.67°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1903
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
May–Sep 1974
5-Month
54.03°F
(12.24°C)
54.91°F
(12.73°C)
-0.88°F
(-0.49°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907, 1924
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Apr–Sep 1974
6-Month
51.50°F
(10.83°C)
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1951
Mar–Sep 1974
7-Month
48.83°F
(9.35°C)
49.02°F
(9.46°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Feb–Sep 1974
8-Month
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
45.75°F
(7.64°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Jan–Sep 1974
9-Month
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
42.86°F
(6.03°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Dec 1973–Sep 1974
10-Month
40.95°F
(4.97°C)
40.84°F
(4.91°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2016
Ties: 1952
Nov 1973–Sep 1974
11-Month
40.21°F
(4.56°C)
39.92°F
(4.40°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1927
Oct 1973–Sep 1974
12-Month
40.47°F
(4.71°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.42°F
(0.24°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1914
Apr 1973–Sep 1974
18-Month
44.31°F
(6.84°C)
44.09°F
(6.72°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Oct 1972–Sep 1974
24-Month
40.28°F
(4.60°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Oct 1971–Sep 1974
36-Month
40.27°F
(4.59°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.25°F
(0.13°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2018
Oct 1970–Sep 1974
48-Month
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1958
Oct 1969–Sep 1974
60-Month
39.96°F
(4.42°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1920
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019, 2020
Ties: 1922, 1954

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/