Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
31.78°F
(-0.12°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2006
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
33.98°F
(1.10°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
2.55°F
(1.42°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2006
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
36.57°F
(2.54°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
1.70°F
(0.95°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2002
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
40.71°F
(4.84°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1964
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
45.48°F
(7.49°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
49.76°F
(9.87°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1940
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
53.20°F
(11.78°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 2009
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
55.09°F
(12.83°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
55.50°F
(13.06°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1980
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
55.41°F
(13.01°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.51°F
(0.29°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
54.62°F
(12.57°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 2015
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
52.98°F
(11.66°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.96°F
(0.54°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1941, 1993, 2015
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
52.17°F
(11.21°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
52.12°F
(11.18°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1954

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/