Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1925
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1960, 1965
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1925
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1896
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1904, 1925
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1917, 1919, 1976
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1925
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1972
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1903
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2005
Ties: 1929, 1965, 1982
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1935, 1936, 1976, 1980
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1926
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1896, 1943, 1954
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1926
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1895
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907, 1926
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1909, 1928
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1948
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1925, 1943, 1972
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1982
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1905, 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1902, 1956, 1977, 1982
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1936, 1972
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1945, 1963, 1967, 1972, 1979
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1907
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1963, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1980
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1939, 1941, 1942, 1948, 1963, 1970, 1971, 1982

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