Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2012
1-Month
41.70°F
(5.39°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 1947
Sep–Oct 2012
2-Month
47.12°F
(8.40°C)
46.66°F
(8.14°C)
0.46°F
(0.26°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Aug–Oct 2012
3-Month
51.48°F
(10.82°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1958
Jul–Oct 2012
4-Month
54.50°F
(12.50°C)
53.23°F
(11.79°C)
1.27°F
(0.71°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2021
Ties: 1963
Jun–Oct 2012
5-Month
54.98°F
(12.77°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
1.27°F
(0.71°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2021
May–Oct 2012
6-Month
54.19°F
(12.33°C)
52.67°F
(11.48°C)
1.52°F
(0.85°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2018
Apr–Oct 2012
7-Month
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
50.65°F
(10.36°C)
1.75°F
(0.97°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Mar–Oct 2012
8-Month
50.60°F
(10.33°C)
48.07°F
(8.93°C)
2.53°F
(1.40°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb–Oct 2012
9-Month
47.97°F
(8.87°C)
45.26°F
(7.37°C)
2.71°F
(1.50°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–Oct 2012
10-Month
45.64°F
(7.58°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
2.93°F
(1.63°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Dec 2011–Oct 2012
11-Month
43.79°F
(6.55°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
2.90°F
(1.61°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2011–Oct 2012
12-Month
42.84°F
(6.02°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
2.80°F
(1.55°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
May 2011–Oct 2012
18-Month
46.56°F
(8.09°C)
44.24°F
(6.80°C)
2.32°F
(1.29°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Nov 2010–Oct 2012
24-Month
41.85°F
(5.47°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917, 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov 2009–Oct 2012
36-Month
41.69°F
(5.38°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.67°F
(0.92°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov 2008–Oct 2012
48-Month
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.40°F
(0.78°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Nov 2007–Oct 2012
60-Month
41.18°F
(5.10°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.18°F
(0.66°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1920
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/