Climate at a Glance

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1895
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1971
Ties: 1940, 1972
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1901, 1929, 1962, 1969
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1909, 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1912, 1999
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1909
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1988
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1937, 1943, 1958, 1988
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1897, 1974, 1976
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1916
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904, 1940
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1917
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1905, 1920
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2016
Ties: 1912, 1964, 1977
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1928, 1936, 1948
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1941, 1967
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1916, 1927
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1907
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1930, 1936, 1948, 1961, 1962
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1940, 1943, 1947

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/