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 2011


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 2011
1-month period
51.96°F
(11.09°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
82nd Coldest 1920 Coldest since: 2009
38th Warmest 2006 Warmest since: 2010
Feb - Apr 2011
3-month period
42.69°F
(5.94°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
0.57°F
(0.32°C)
74th Coldest 1899 Coldest since: 2008
46th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 2010
Dec 2010 - Apr 2011
5-month period
38.05°F
(3.36°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
68th Coldest 1979 Coldest since: 2010
51st Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 2009
Ties: 1988
May 2010 - Apr 2011
12-month period
52.86°F
(11.59°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
95th Coldest 1917 Coldest since: 2010
24th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 2008