Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1938
1-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1895
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1971
Sep–Oct 1938
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1914
Aug–Oct 1938
3-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1909, 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1945, 2000, 2008
Jul–Oct 1938
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1909
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1928, 1996, 2008
Jun–Oct 1938
5-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1926, 1928, 1960, 2000
May–Oct 1938
6-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1969, 2001
Apr–Oct 1938
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1953, 1969, 2001
Mar–Oct 1938
8-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1933, 1953, 1975, 1983
Feb–Oct 1938
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2018
Ties: 1931, 1945, 1953, 1977, 1984, 1986, 1995, 2003
Jan–Oct 1938
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904, 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1931, 1999
Dec 1937–Oct 1938
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1900, 1937, 1952
Nov 1937–Oct 1938
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012, 2016
Ties: 1900, 1954
May 1937–Oct 1938
18-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1984, 1996, 1997
Nov 1936–Oct 1938
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1942
Nov 1935–Oct 1938
36-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1931, 1957
Nov 1934–Oct 1938
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905, 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1925, 1942, 1947, 1959, 1972, 1984
Nov 1933–Oct 1938
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1967
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1937, 1940, 1943, 1947, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/