Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1996
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1951, 1990
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1996
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1969
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1970
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1929, 1962, 2011
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1941, 1976
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1965, 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1946, 1994
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1985
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016, 2019
Ties: 1943
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 2009
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1971
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1998
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1979, 1995
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1988
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956, 1971
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1940, 1988, 1993
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016, 2019
Ties: 1981
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1973
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1945, 2009
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1974
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1961, 1985
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1975
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1937

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/