Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, September 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1996
1-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Aug–Sep 1996
2-Month
55.58°F
(13.10°C)
55.48°F
(13.04°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1974
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Jul–Sep 1996
3-Month
57.38°F
(14.10°C)
57.16°F
(13.98°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1924
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1998
Jun–Sep 1996
4-Month
57.30°F
(14.06°C)
56.78°F
(13.77°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1903
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2021
Ties: 1898, 1995
May–Sep 1996
5-Month
55.64°F
(13.13°C)
54.91°F
(12.73°C)
0.73°F
(0.40°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1907, 1924
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Ties: 1994
Apr–Sep 1996
6-Month
52.63°F
(11.46°C)
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Mar–Sep 1996
7-Month
48.96°F
(9.42°C)
49.02°F
(9.46°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Sep 1996
8-Month
45.87°F
(7.71°C)
45.75°F
(7.64°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–Sep 1996
9-Month
42.84°F
(6.02°C)
42.86°F
(6.03°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–Sep 1996
10-Month
40.91°F
(4.95°C)
40.84°F
(4.91°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1930
Nov 1995–Sep 1996
11-Month
39.97°F
(4.43°C)
39.91°F
(4.39°C)
0.06°F
(0.04°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1898
Oct 1995–Sep 1996
12-Month
40.09°F
(4.49°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.05°F
(0.02°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Apr 1995–Sep 1996
18-Month
44.16°F
(6.76°C)
44.09°F
(6.72°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1897
Oct 1994–Sep 1996
24-Month
40.77°F
(4.87°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1922
Oct 1993–Sep 1996
36-Month
40.59°F
(4.77°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.57°F
(0.31°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017, 2018
Oct 1992–Sep 1996
48-Month
40.44°F
(4.69°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1984
Oct 1991–Sep 1996
60-Month
40.60°F
(4.78°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.60°F
(0.34°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1920
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019, 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/