Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
48.76°F
(9.31°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-2.29°F
(-1.27°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1920
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2006
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
46.26°F
(7.92°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1975
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
42.79°F
(5.99°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
41.20°F
(5.11°C)
39.12°F
(3.96°C)
2.08°F
(1.15°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
39.65°F
(4.25°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
1.80°F
(1.00°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
39.70°F
(4.28°C)
38.50°F
(3.61°C)
1.20°F
(0.67°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 2008
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
44.63°F
(7.02°C)
43.75°F
(6.53°C)
0.88°F
(0.49°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
47.76°F
(8.76°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
49.56°F
(9.76°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
0.96°F
(0.53°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
52.94°F
(11.63°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.91°F
(0.50°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
47.85°F
(8.81°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
0.35°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1986
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
51.91°F
(11.06°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1903
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.01°F
(0.00°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018, 2019
Ties: 1960
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
51.90°F
(11.06°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/