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 December 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2017
1-Month
42.93°F
(6.07°C)
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
1.52°F
(0.84°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1947
Ties: 1940
Sep–Oct 2017
2-Month
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug–Oct 2017
3-Month
52.15°F
(11.19°C)
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
1.36°F
(0.75°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jul–Oct 2017
4-Month
54.82°F
(12.68°C)
53.22°F
(11.79°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jun–Oct 2017
5-Month
55.35°F
(12.97°C)
53.71°F
(12.06°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May–Oct 2017
6-Month
54.10°F
(12.28°C)
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
1.44°F
(0.80°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2018
Apr–Oct 2017
7-Month
52.33°F
(11.29°C)
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
1.67°F
(0.92°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Mar–Oct 2017
8-Month
50.10°F
(10.06°C)
48.08°F
(8.93°C)
2.02°F
(1.13°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Feb–Oct 2017
9-Month
47.89°F
(8.83°C)
45.27°F
(7.37°C)
2.62°F
(1.46°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan–Oct 2017
10-Month
45.53°F
(7.52°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
2.82°F
(1.57°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Dec 2016–Oct 2017
11-Month
43.51°F
(6.39°C)
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
2.62°F
(1.45°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2016–Oct 2017
12-Month
42.91°F
(6.06°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
2.87°F
(1.59°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May 2016–Oct 2017
18-Month
46.99°F
(8.33°C)
44.25°F
(6.81°C)
2.74°F
(1.52°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2015–Oct 2017
24-Month
43.17°F
(6.21°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
3.13°F
(1.74°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917, 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Nov 2014–Oct 2017
36-Month
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
2.81°F
(1.56°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Nov 2013–Oct 2017
48-Month
42.20°F
(5.67°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
2.19°F
(1.22°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Nov 2012–Oct 2017
60-Month
42.01°F
(5.56°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.01°F
(1.12°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1920
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/