# Climate at a Glance

## National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.

### Contiguous U.S.

#### Average Temperature Rankings, October 1951

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Period | Value | 1901-2000 Mean |
Anomaly | Rank (1895-2020) |
Warmest/Coolest Since |
Record |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

October 1951 1-Month |
54.00°F (12.22°C) | 54.11°F (12.28°C) |
-0.11°F (-0.06°C) | 60th Coolest | Coolest since: 1948 | 1925 |

67th Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 1963 | ||||

Sep–Oct 1951 2-Month |
59.04°F (15.02°C) | 59.48°F (15.27°C) |
-0.44°F (-0.25°C) | 44th Coolest | Coolest since: 1949 | 1976 |

83rd Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2015 | ||||

Ties: 1918, 1959 | ||||||

Aug–Oct 1951 3-Month |
63.33°F (17.41°C) | 63.69°F (17.61°C) |
-0.36°F (-0.20°C) | 46th Coolest | Coolest since: 1949 | 1976 |

81st Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 1947 | ||||

Jul–Oct 1951 4-Month |
65.92°F (18.84°C) | 66.17°F (18.98°C) |
-0.25°F (-0.14°C) | 50th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1976 |

77th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 1998 | ||||

Ties: 1932 | ||||||

Jun–Oct 1951 5-Month |
66.06°F (18.92°C) | 66.63°F (19.24°C) |
-0.57°F (-0.32°C) | 30th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1912 |

97th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2016 | ||||

Ties: 1906 | ||||||

May–Oct 1951 6-Month |
65.18°F (18.43°C) | 65.56°F (18.64°C) |
-0.38°F (-0.21°C) | 37th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1917 |

90th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2018 | ||||

Apr–Oct 1951 7-Month |
62.97°F (17.21°C) | 63.49°F (17.49°C) |
-0.52°F (-0.28°C) | 27th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1907 |

100th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 1934, 2012 | ||||

Mar–Oct 1951 8-Month |
59.92°F (15.51°C) | 60.74°F (15.97°C) |
-0.82°F (-0.46°C) | 15th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1917 |

112th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2012 | ||||

Feb–Oct 1951 9-Month |
57.10°F (13.94°C) | 57.75°F (14.31°C) |
-0.65°F (-0.37°C) | 24th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1917 |

103rd Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2012 | ||||

Jan–Oct 1951 10-Month |
54.41°F (12.45°C) | 54.99°F (12.77°C) |
-0.58°F (-0.32°C) | 25th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1912, 1917 |

102nd Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2012 | ||||

Dec 1950–Oct 1951 11-Month |
52.46°F (11.37°C) | 52.96°F (11.64°C) |
-0.50°F (-0.27°C) | 28th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1917 |

98th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2012 | ||||

Ties: 1918 | ||||||

Nov 1950–Oct 1951 12-Month |
51.48°F (10.82°C) | 52.03°F (11.13°C) |
-0.55°F (-0.31°C) | 25th Coolest | Coolest since: 1948 | 1917 |

101st Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2012 | ||||

Ties: 1902 | ||||||

May 1950–Oct 1951 18-Month |
55.96°F (13.31°C) | 56.54°F (13.63°C) |
-0.58°F (-0.32°C) | 19th Coolest | Coolest since: 1929 | 1917 |

107th Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2016 | ||||

Ties: 1915 | ||||||

Nov 1949–Oct 1951 24-Month |
51.64°F (10.91°C) | 52.02°F (11.12°C) |
-0.38°F (-0.21°C) | 25th Coolest | Coolest since: 1949 | 1913 |

100th Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2017 | ||||

Nov 1948–Oct 1951 36-Month |
51.65°F (10.92°C) | 52.01°F (11.12°C) |
-0.36°F (-0.20°C) | 27th Coolest | Coolest since: 1950 | 1917 |

97th Warmest | Warmest since: 1949 | 2018 | ||||

Ties: 1925 | ||||||

Nov 1947–Oct 1951 48-Month |
51.57°F (10.87°C) | 51.99°F (11.11°C) |
-0.42°F (-0.24°C) | 19th Coolest | Coolest since: 1920 | 1918 |

104th Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2018 | ||||

Ties: 1970 | ||||||

Nov 1946–Oct 1951 60-Month |
51.75°F (10.97°C) | 51.98°F (11.10°C) |
-0.23°F (-0.13°C) | 32nd Coolest | Coolest since: 1921 | 1920 |

90th Warmest | Warmest since: 1950 | 2020 | ||||

Ties: 1965 |

## Citing This Page

- NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/