Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1931
1-Month
32.99°F
(0.55°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
2.87°F
(1.59°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2006
Dec 1930–Jan 1931
2-Month
32.08°F
(0.04°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2020
Nov 1930–Jan 1931
3-Month
35.08°F
(1.71°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2002
Ties: 1991
Oct 1930–Jan 1931
4-Month
39.24°F
(4.02°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.25°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1982
Sep 1930–Jan 1931
5-Month
44.54°F
(6.97°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Aug 1930–Jan 1931
6-Month
49.26°F
(9.59°C)
49.27°F
(9.59°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2022
Ties: 1943
Jul 1930–Jan 1931
7-Month
52.95°F
(11.64°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2022
Ties: 1958
Jun 1930–Jan 1931
8-Month
54.88°F
(12.71°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2022
May 1930–Jan 1931
9-Month
55.36°F
(12.98°C)
55.32°F
(12.96°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2022
Apr 1930–Jan 1931
10-Month
55.27°F
(12.93°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2022
Mar 1930–Jan 1931
11-Month
53.92°F
(12.18°C)
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
0.24°F
(0.14°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2013
Ties: 1926, 1986
Feb 1930–Jan 1931
12-Month
52.77°F
(11.54°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.75°F
(0.42°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2017
Aug 1929–Jan 1931
18-Month
51.06°F
(10.59°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Feb 1929–Jan 1931
24-Month
51.69°F
(10.94°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2018
Feb 1928–Jan 1931
36-Month
51.61°F
(10.89°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.22°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2018
Ties: 1899, 1969, 1972, 1973
Feb 1927–Jan 1931
48-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2019
Feb 1926–Jan 1931
60-Month
51.81°F
(11.01°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.08°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2020, 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/