Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
36.43°F
(2.46°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
6.31°F
(3.50°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
34.93°F
(1.63°C)
31.42°F
(-0.32°C)
3.51°F
(1.95°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2006
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
36.60°F
(2.56°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
1.73°F
(0.97°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2002
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
40.68°F
(4.82°C)
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
45.73°F
(7.63°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2016
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
50.24°F
(10.13°C)
49.27°F
(9.59°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1992, 2003
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
53.65°F
(12.03°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
55.79°F
(13.22°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
1.07°F
(0.60°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
56.32°F
(13.51°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
55.85°F
(13.25°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
54.20°F
(12.33°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2013
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1944
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
51.95°F
(11.08°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1911
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1901, 1986
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
51.92°F
(11.07°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1928
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
51.82°F
(11.01°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1925, 1927, 1966, 1976

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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/