Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, October 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2009
1-Month
60.89°F
(16.05°C)
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
-5.91°F
(-3.28°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1925
126th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1963
Sep–Oct 2009
2-Month
69.91°F
(21.06°C)
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
-2.40°F
(-1.33°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1925
124th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1963
Aug–Oct 2009
3-Month
74.81°F
(23.78°C)
76.59°F
(24.77°C)
-1.78°F
(-0.99°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1947
Ties: 1957, 1972
Jul–Oct 2009
4-Month
77.44°F
(25.24°C)
79.11°F
(26.17°C)
-1.67°F
(-0.93°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
125th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1947
Jun–Oct 2009
5-Month
78.06°F
(25.59°C)
79.55°F
(26.42°C)
-1.49°F
(-0.83°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1931
Ties: 1915
May–Oct 2009
6-Month
77.41°F
(25.23°C)
78.45°F
(25.81°C)
-1.04°F
(-0.58°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1907
112th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1934
Apr–Oct 2009
7-Month
75.41°F
(24.12°C)
76.31°F
(24.62°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1934
Mar–Oct 2009
8-Month
72.84°F
(22.69°C)
73.40°F
(23.00°C)
-0.56°F
(-0.31°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
97th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Feb–Oct 2009
9-Month
70.14°F
(21.19°C)
70.23°F
(21.24°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Jan–Oct 2009
10-Month
67.35°F
(19.64°C)
67.25°F
(19.58°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Dec 2008–Oct 2009
11-Month
65.10°F
(18.39°C)
65.03°F
(18.35°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Nov 2008–Oct 2009
12-Month
64.26°F
(17.92°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
May 2008–Oct 2009
18-Month
69.03°F
(20.57°C)
68.82°F
(20.46°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2012
Nov 2007–Oct 2009
24-Month
64.41°F
(18.01°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1977
Nov 2006–Oct 2009
36-Month
64.92°F
(18.29°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Nov 2005–Oct 2009
48-Month
65.23°F
(18.46°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1915
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Nov 2004–Oct 2009
60-Month
65.28°F
(18.49°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.32°F
(0.73°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/