Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1895
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1971
Ties: 1940, 1978
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1908
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1909, 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1908, 1958, 1987
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1909
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1896, 1923, 1925, 1930, 1950, 1997
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1935, 1956, 1981
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1929, 1950, 1992
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1914, 1992, 1997
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1950
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904, 1940
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1935, 1981, 1988
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1925, 1930, 1941, 1944, 1947, 2014
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2016
Ties: 1941, 1960, 1997
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1937, 2014
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1911, 1988
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1924, 1930
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1925, 1938, 1942, 1947, 1959, 1984
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1912, 1915, 1926, 1948, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/