Climate at a Glance

National Time Series

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Dates Value Rank Departure From Mean (54.93°F)
1901-1941 Base Period
189501 - 189509 53.59°F 5 -1.34°F
189601 - 189609 55.35°F 33 0.42°F
189701 - 189709 54.66°F 20 -0.27°F
189801 - 189809 55.40°F 35 0.47°F
189901 - 189909 53.51°F 3 -1.42°F
190001 - 190009 55.66°F 39 0.73°F
190101 - 190109 54.88°F 25 -0.05°F
190201 - 190209 54.46°F 16 -0.47°F
190301 - 190309 53.64°F 6 -1.29°F
190401 - 190409 53.86°F 8 -1.07°F
190501 - 190509 54.12°F 11 -0.81°F
190601 - 190609 54.75°F 21 -0.18°F
190701 - 190709 54.28°F 13 -0.65°F
190801 - 190809 55.26°F 29 0.33°F
190901 - 190909 54.85°F 23 -0.08°F
191001 - 191009 55.60°F 38 0.67°F
191101 - 191109 55.80°F 41 0.87°F
191201 - 191209 52.72°F 1 -2.21°F
191301 - 191309 54.27°F 12 -0.66°F
191401 - 191409 55.18°F 26 0.25°F
191501 - 191509 53.97°F 10 -0.96°F
191601 - 191609 54.32°F 14 -0.61°F
191701 - 191709 53.02°F 2 -1.91°F
191801 - 191809 54.59°F 18 -0.34°F
191901 - 191909 55.32°F 31 0.39°F
192001 - 192009 53.94°F 9 -0.99°F
192101 - 192109 56.95°F 46 2.02°F
192201 - 192209 54.88°F 25 -0.05°F
192301 - 192309 54.43°F 15 -0.50°F
192401 - 192409 53.57°F 4 -1.36°F
192501 - 192509 56.49°F 45 1.56°F
192601 - 192609 55.19°F 27 0.26°F
192701 - 192709 55.25°F 28 0.32°F
192801 - 192809 54.82°F 22 -0.11°F
192901 - 192909 53.77°F 7 -1.16°F
193001 - 193009 55.53°F 37 0.60°F
193101 - 193109 56.38°F 43 1.45°F
193201 - 193209 55.37°F 34 0.44°F
193301 - 193309 55.75°F 40 0.82°F
193401 - 193409 57.23°F 47 2.30°F
193501 - 193509 55.41°F 36 0.48°F
193601 - 193609 55.34°F 32 0.41°F
193701 - 193709 54.58°F 17 -0.35°F
193801 - 193809 56.40°F 44 1.47°F
193901 - 193909 56.04°F 42 1.11°F
194001 - 194009 54.61°F 19 -0.32°F
194101 - 194109 55.30°F 30 0.37°F

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/