Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1902
1-Month
30.06°F
(-1.08°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2006
Dec 1901–Jan 1902
2-Month
30.77°F
(-0.68°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.36°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2020
Nov 1901–Jan 1902
3-Month
34.41°F
(1.34°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2002
Ties: 1926, 2014
Oct 1901–Jan 1902
4-Month
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Sep 1901–Jan 1902
5-Month
44.38°F
(6.88°C)
44.71°F
(7.06°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.18°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1978
Aug 1901–Jan 1902
6-Month
49.19°F
(9.55°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2022
Jul 1901–Jan 1902
7-Month
53.05°F
(11.69°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.30°F
(0.16°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2022
Jun 1901–Jan 1902
8-Month
54.97°F
(12.76°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2022
May 1901–Jan 1902
9-Month
55.66°F
(13.14°C)
55.32°F
(12.96°C)
0.34°F
(0.18°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2022
Apr 1901–Jan 1902
10-Month
55.04°F
(12.80°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2022
Ties: 1967
Mar 1901–Jan 1902
11-Month
53.73°F
(12.07°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2013
Ties: 1900
Feb 1901–Jan 1902
12-Month
51.74°F
(10.97°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Aug 1900–Jan 1902
18-Month
51.27°F
(10.71°C)
51.09°F
(10.61°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1911
Feb 1900–Jan 1902
24-Month
52.16°F
(11.20°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Feb 1899–Jan 1902
36-Month
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
76th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1929
Feb 1898–Jan 1902
48-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2019
Ties: 1901
Feb 1897–Jan 1902
60-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.11°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2020, 2021
Ties: 1901

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