Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2008
1-Month
41.16°F
(5.09°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1947
Ties: 1989
Sep–Oct 2008
2-Month
46.80°F
(8.22°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Aug–Oct 2008
3-Month
51.07°F
(10.59°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Jul–Oct 2008
4-Month
53.57°F
(11.98°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Jun–Oct 2008
5-Month
54.17°F
(12.32°C)
53.70°F
(12.06°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
May–Oct 2008
6-Month
52.90°F
(11.61°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1896
Apr–Oct 2008
7-Month
50.68°F
(10.38°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Mar–Oct 2008
8-Month
48.05°F
(8.92°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Feb–Oct 2008
9-Month
45.31°F
(7.39°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Jan–Oct 2008
10-Month
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
42.72°F
(5.96°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1945
Dec 2007–Oct 2008
11-Month
41.00°F
(5.00°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Nov 2007–Oct 2008
12-Month
40.26°F
(4.59°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1974
May 2007–Oct 2008
18-Month
45.05°F
(7.25°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
0.80°F
(0.44°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Nov 2006–Oct 2008
24-Month
41.09°F
(5.05°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.06°F
(0.59°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917, 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov 2005–Oct 2008
36-Month
41.34°F
(5.19°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.32°F
(0.73°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov 2004–Oct 2008
48-Month
41.51°F
(5.28°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 2002
Nov 2003–Oct 2008
60-Month
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.50°F
(0.84°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/