Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
49.37°F
(9.65°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-1.68°F
(-0.93°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1920
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2006
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
45.06°F
(7.26°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
-1.22°F
(-0.67°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1975
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1964
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
40.80°F
(4.89°C)
42.13°F
(5.63°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
38.35°F
(3.53°C)
39.12°F
(3.96°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
37.02°F
(2.79°C)
37.84°F
(3.24°C)
-0.82°F
(-0.45°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
37.22°F
(2.90°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
-1.27°F
(-0.71°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1899
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
39.77°F
(4.32°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
-0.96°F
(-0.53°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1913
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.39°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1952
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
46.46°F
(8.03°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
49.26°F
(9.59°C)
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1899
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
50.83°F
(10.46°C)
51.29°F
(10.72°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
51.70°F
(10.94°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
47.32°F
(8.51°C)
47.51°F
(8.62°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
52.48°F
(11.38°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018, 2019
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
52.36°F
(11.31°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1920
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2019

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