Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1976
1-Month
37.22°F
(2.90°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
-4.19°F
(-2.33°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1947
Sep–Oct 1976
2-Month
44.21°F
(6.78°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
-2.45°F
(-1.36°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Aug–Oct 1976
3-Month
48.58°F
(9.21°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
-2.21°F
(-1.23°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Jul–Oct 1976
4-Month
51.42°F
(10.79°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
-1.80°F
(-1.00°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Jun–Oct 1976
5-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
53.70°F
(12.06°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.91°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
May–Oct 1976
6-Month
51.03°F
(10.57°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.91°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Apr–Oct 1976
7-Month
49.33°F
(9.63°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Mar–Oct 1976
8-Month
46.94°F
(8.30°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-1.13°F
(-0.63°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1895
Feb–Oct 1976
9-Month
44.78°F
(7.10°C)
45.26°F
(7.37°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Jan–Oct 1976
10-Month
42.14°F
(5.63°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Dec 1975–Oct 1976
11-Month
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1936, 1984
Nov 1975–Oct 1976
12-Month
39.70°F
(4.28°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1944
May 1975–Oct 1976
18-Month
43.94°F
(6.63°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Nov 1974–Oct 1976
24-Month
39.77°F
(4.32°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917, 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Nov 1973–Oct 1976
36-Month
39.93°F
(4.41°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1948
Nov 1972–Oct 1976
48-Month
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Nov 1971–Oct 1976
60-Month
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/