Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1895
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2021
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1952
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1909, 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1896, 1937, 1946, 1969
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1909
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1932, 1944
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1952, 1979
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1978
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1937, 1943, 1958, 1978
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1925, 1947, 1952
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1915, 1936, 1946, 1951, 1981, 1997
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904, 1940
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1935, 1972, 1981
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1915, 1951, 1996, 2001
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Ties: 1925, 1969, 2014
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1903, 1923, 1935, 1952, 1994
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1911, 1972
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1898, 1934, 1950, 1953
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905, 1907
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1952, 1974, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1995
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1933, 1955, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/