Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1945
1-Month
30.49°F
(-0.84°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Dec 1944–Jan 1945
2-Month
30.58°F
(-0.79°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020
Nov 1944–Jan 1945
3-Month
34.22°F
(1.23°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2002
Oct 1944–Jan 1945
4-Month
39.48°F
(4.16°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Sep 1944–Jan 1945
5-Month
44.64°F
(7.02°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Aug 1944–Jan 1945
6-Month
49.22°F
(9.57°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1960
Jul 1944–Jan 1945
7-Month
52.58°F
(11.43°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1906
Jun 1944–Jan 1945
8-Month
54.56°F
(12.53°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
May 1944–Jan 1945
9-Month
55.38°F
(12.99°C)
55.32°F
(12.96°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1965
Apr 1944–Jan 1945
10-Month
54.74°F
(12.63°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1927
Mar 1944–Jan 1945
11-Month
53.27°F
(11.82°C)
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.22°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2013
Feb 1944–Jan 1945
12-Month
51.70°F
(10.94°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Ties: 1965, 1972
Aug 1943–Jan 1945
18-Month
50.97°F
(10.54°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Ties: 1959
Feb 1943–Jan 1945
24-Month
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Feb 1942–Jan 1945
36-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1966
Feb 1941–Jan 1945
48-Month
52.06°F
(11.14°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1932
Feb 1940–Jan 1945
60-Month
52.17°F
(11.21°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2020

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