Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2019
1-Month
32.67°F
(0.37°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
2.55°F
(1.41°C)
97ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1979
29ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2006
Dec 2018–Jan 2019
2-Month
34.12°F
(1.18°C)
31.42°F
(-0.32°C)
2.70°F
(1.50°C)
109ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1979
16ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006
Ties: 1941
Nov 2018–Jan 2019
3-Month
36.10°F
(2.28°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
1.24°F
(0.69°C)
91ˢᵗ Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
34ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2002
Oct 2018–Jan 2019
4-Month
40.51°F
(4.73°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
85ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
40ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Sep 2018–Jan 2019
5-Month
45.92°F
(7.73°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
105ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
20ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Aug 2018–Jan 2019
6-Month
50.52°F
(10.29°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
1.24°F
(0.69°C)
106ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
19ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Jul 2018–Jan 2019
7-Month
54.08°F
(12.27°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
1.33°F
(0.74°C)
109ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
16ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Jun 2018–Jan 2019
8-Month
56.26°F
(13.48°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
1.54°F
(0.86°C)
112ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
13ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
May 2018–Jan 2019
9-Month
57.29°F
(14.05°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
1.96°F
(1.09°C)
117ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
8ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Apr 2018–Jan 2019
10-Month
56.46°F
(13.59°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
113ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
12ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Mar 2018–Jan 2019
11-Month
55.21°F
(12.89°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
1.54°F
(0.85°C)
113ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
12ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Feb 2018–Jan 2019
12-Month
53.57°F
(11.98°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.56°F
(0.86°C)
113ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
12ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Aug 2017–Jan 2019
18-Month
52.68°F
(11.49°C)
51.09°F
(10.61°C)
1.59°F
(0.88°C)
113ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
11ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Feb 2017–Jan 2019
24-Month
54.00°F
(12.22°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
2.00°F
(1.11°C)
120ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
4ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2000
Feb 2016–Jan 2019
36-Month
54.34°F
(12.41°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.36°F
(1.31°C)
121ˢᵗ Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
2ⁿᵈ Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Feb 2015–Jan 2019
48-Month
54.34°F
(12.41°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.36°F
(1.31°C)
121ˢᵗ Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
1ˢᵗ Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Feb 2014–Jan 2019
60-Month
54.02°F
(12.23°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
2.05°F
(1.14°C)
120ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
1ˢᵗ Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published February 2019, retrieved on February 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/