Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2020

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2020
1-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1996
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 1934
Sep–Oct 2020
2-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1992
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1934, 2003, 2011
Aug–Oct 2020
3-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1996
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1937, 1957, 1977, 2005, 2017
Jul–Oct 2020
4-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1970
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Jun–Oct 2020
5-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1970
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1989, 2006, 2015
May–Oct 2020
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965, 1970
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1993
Apr–Oct 2020
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1985
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016, 2019
Ties: 1940, 2007
Mar–Oct 2020
8-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1971
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1940
Feb–Oct 2020
9-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1971
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2014
Jan–Oct 2020
10-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1971
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1937, 1962, 1994
Dec 2019–Oct 2020
11-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1971
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1931
Nov 2019–Oct 2020
12-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 2010, 2021
May 2019–Oct 2020
18-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956, 1971
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Nov 2018–Oct 2020
24-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1972
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2015
Nov 2017–Oct 2020
36-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1973
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Nov 2016–Oct 2020
48-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1974
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2016
Nov 2015–Oct 2020
60-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1975
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2018

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