Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1940

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1940
1-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1996
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2013
Ties: 1949
Sep–Oct 1940
2-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1992
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Aug–Oct 1940
3-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1996
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 1934, 1993, 2015
Jul–Oct 1940
4-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Jun–Oct 1940
5-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 2010
May–Oct 1940
6-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1965, 1970
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 2003, 2010
Apr–Oct 1940
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1985
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016, 2019
Ties: 2007, 2020
Mar–Oct 1940
8-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Ties: 2020
Feb–Oct 1940
9-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Ties: 1942
Jan–Oct 1940
10-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Dec 1939–Oct 1940
11-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1971
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 2014
Nov 1939–Oct 1940
12-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1956
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1981, 1987
May 1939–Oct 1940
18-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1956, 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Ties: 1978, 1988, 1993
Nov 1938–Oct 1940
24-Month
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 2010
Nov 1937–Oct 1940
36-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1973
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1987, 2014
Nov 1936–Oct 1940
48-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1974
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1983, 2000, 2010
Nov 1935–Oct 1940
60-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1975
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1930, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/