Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, October 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 2020
1-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1925
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2007
Ties: 1922, 1955, 2012
Sep–Oct 2020
2-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1900
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1953, 1990, 2002, 2013
Aug–Oct 2020
3-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1900
Ties: 1898, 1920, 1973, 2002
Jul–Oct 2020
4-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1900
Ties: 1959
Jun–Oct 2020
5-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1992
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1900
May–Oct 2020
6-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1900
Ties: 1934, 1939, 1998
Apr–Oct 2020
7-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1919, 1922, 1944
Mar–Oct 2020
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1924
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2007, 2017
Feb–Oct 2020
9-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Oct 2020
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1991, 2002, 2016, 2021
Dec 2019–Oct 2020
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1921
Nov 2019–Oct 2020
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
May 2019–Oct 2020
18-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2019
Nov 2018–Oct 2020
24-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Nov 2017–Oct 2020
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918, 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2007
Nov 2016–Oct 2020
48-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2021
Nov 2015–Oct 2020
60-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905, 1907, 1908
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/