Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
48.67°F
(9.26°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-2.38°F
(-1.32°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1920
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2006
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
46.07°F
(7.82°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.11°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1975
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
43.19°F
(6.22°C)
42.13°F
(5.63°C)
1.06°F
(0.59°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
39.82°F
(4.34°C)
39.13°F
(3.96°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2010
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
37.93°F
(3.29°C)
37.84°F
(3.24°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
38.73°F
(3.74°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
41.02°F
(5.01°C)
40.72°F
(4.84°C)
0.30°F
(0.17°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1988
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
44.20°F
(6.78°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
0.46°F
(0.26°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1907, 1983
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
47.31°F
(8.51°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
0.42°F
(0.24°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1942
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
49.97°F
(9.98°C)
49.56°F
(9.76°C)
0.41°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1941, 1957
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
51.71°F
(10.95°C)
51.29°F
(10.72°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1946
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
52.34°F
(11.30°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
47.29°F
(8.49°C)
47.51°F
(8.62°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.13°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
51.95°F
(11.08°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
52.04°F
(11.13°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1995
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018, 2019
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/