Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1997
1-Month
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1947
Sep–Oct 1997
2-Month
47.74°F
(8.74°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2015
Ties: 1971
Aug–Oct 1997
3-Month
51.61°F
(10.89°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.82°F
(0.45°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1937
Jul–Oct 1997
4-Month
53.83°F
(12.13°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jun–Oct 1997
5-Month
54.30°F
(12.39°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Ties: 2004
May–Oct 1997
6-Month
53.00°F
(11.67°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Apr–Oct 1997
7-Month
50.56°F
(10.31°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1932
Mar–Oct 1997
8-Month
48.27°F
(9.04°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Feb–Oct 1997
9-Month
45.80°F
(7.67°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
0.53°F
(0.30°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jan–Oct 1997
10-Month
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 2014
Dec 1996–Oct 1997
11-Month
41.49°F
(5.27°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Nov 1996–Oct 1997
12-Month
40.51°F
(4.73°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
May 1996–Oct 1997
18-Month
44.75°F
(7.08°C)
44.24°F
(6.80°C)
0.51°F
(0.28°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Nov 1995–Oct 1997
24-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917, 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Nov 1994–Oct 1997
36-Month
40.65°F
(4.81°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Nov 1993–Oct 1997
48-Month
40.59°F
(4.77°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.58°F
(0.32°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1983
Nov 1992–Oct 1997
60-Month
40.45°F
(4.69°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/