Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
33.48°F
(0.82°C)
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1936
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1954
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
31.44°F
(-0.31°C)
31.96°F
(-0.02°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
32.16°F
(0.09°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1900
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
34.44°F
(1.36°C)
34.60°F
(1.44°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.08°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2000
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
38.01°F
(3.34°C)
38.51°F
(3.62°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
42.44°F
(5.80°C)
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
46.86°F
(8.26°C)
47.07°F
(8.37°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.11°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1956
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
50.25°F
(10.14°C)
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1926
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
52.30°F
(11.28°C)
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918, 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
52.98°F
(11.66°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
48.55°F
(9.19°C)
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
51.59°F
(10.88°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
51.48°F
(10.82°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
51.62°F
(10.90°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1910

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/