Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
26.96°F
(-2.80°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-3.16°F
(-1.76°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
29.02°F
(-1.66°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
-2.41°F
(-1.34°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2006
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
32.85°F
(0.47°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
-2.02°F
(-1.12°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2002
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
38.10°F
(3.39°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-1.58°F
(-0.88°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
44.71°F
(7.06°C)
-1.55°F
(-0.86°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
48.08°F
(8.93°C)
49.27°F
(9.59°C)
-1.19°F
(-0.66°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
-1.07°F
(-0.60°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
53.90°F
(12.17°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
-0.82°F
(-0.45°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
54.46°F
(12.48°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
-0.87°F
(-0.48°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1910
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
53.88°F
(12.16°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.56°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
52.93°F
(11.63°C)
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
-0.75°F
(-0.41°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1896
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
50.88°F
(10.49°C)
51.09°F
(10.61°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
51.55°F
(10.86°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
51.73°F
(10.96°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
51.74°F
(10.97°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1977
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.06°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/