Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1946
1-Month
54.61°F
(12.56°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
3.56°F
(1.98°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1920
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2006
Mar–Apr 1946
2-Month
50.70°F
(10.39°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
4.42°F
(2.46°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1975
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Feb–Apr 1946
3-Month
45.42°F
(7.46°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
3.30°F
(1.84°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Jan–Apr 1946
4-Month
41.92°F
(5.51°C)
39.13°F
(3.96°C)
2.79°F
(1.55°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Dec 1945–Apr 1946
5-Month
39.35°F
(4.08°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Nov 1945–Apr 1946
6-Month
39.79°F
(4.33°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 2018
Oct 1945–Apr 1946
7-Month
41.84°F
(5.47°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Sep 1945–Apr 1946
8-Month
44.74°F
(7.08°C)
43.75°F
(6.53°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Aug 1945–Apr 1946
9-Month
47.78°F
(8.77°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
0.89°F
(0.50°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016
Jul 1945–Apr 1946
10-Month
50.30°F
(10.17°C)
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
0.73°F
(0.41°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 2009
Jun 1945–Apr 1946
11-Month
51.71°F
(10.95°C)
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Ties: 1961
May 1945–Apr 1946
12-Month
52.26°F
(11.26°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1901, 2001
Nov 1944–Apr 1946
18-Month
47.82°F
(8.79°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1913
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
May 1944–Apr 1946
24-Month
52.36°F
(11.31°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
May 1943–Apr 1946
36-Month
52.18°F
(11.21°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1902
May 1942–Apr 1946
48-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018, 2019
May 1941–Apr 1946
60-Month
52.21°F
(11.23°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/