Climatological Rankings

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Look up monthly U.S., Statewide, DivisionalClimate Divisions, and RegionalClimate Regions Temperature, Precipitation, Degree Days, and Palmer (Drought) rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 60-month, and Year-to-Date time periods. Data and statistics are as of January 1895.
Please note, Degree Days are not available for Agricultural Belts

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Contiguous U.S. Temperature Rankings, April 1899


Coldest
110
13
Normal
13
110
Warmest

More information on Climatological Rankings

Period Temp 20th Century
Average
Departure Rank
(out of 120 years)
Record Warmest/Coldest
Since
Apr 1899
1-month period
50.61°F
(10.34°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
47th Coldest 1920 Coldest to Date
73rd Warmest 2006 Warmest since: 1898
Feb - Apr 1899
3-month period
37.91°F
(3.28°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
-4.21°F
(-2.34°C)
1st Coldest 1899 Coldest to Date
119th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1898
Dec 1898 - Apr 1899
5-month period
34.42°F
(1.34°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
-3.43°F
(-1.91°C)
2nd Coldest 1979 Coldest to Date
117th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1898
May 1898 - Apr 1899
12-month period
50.23°F
(10.13°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-1.80°F
(-1.00°C)
2nd Coldest 1917 Coldest to Date
117th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1898