Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
72.18°F
(22.32°C)
73.61°F
(23.12°C)
-1.43°F
(-0.80°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1915
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1936
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
70.20°F
(21.22°C)
71.05°F
(21.69°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1915
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
66.98°F
(19.43°C)
67.44°F
(19.69°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
62.94°F
(17.19°C)
63.34°F
(17.41°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
59.16°F
(15.09°C)
58.98°F
(14.99°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
54.89°F
(12.72°C)
54.78°F
(12.66°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
51.32°F
(10.73°C)
51.25°F
(10.69°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1985
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
49.16°F
(9.53°C)
48.95°F
(9.42°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
48.32°F
(9.07°C)
48.14°F
(8.97°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
48.99°F
(9.44°C)
48.74°F
(9.30°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
50.21°F
(10.12°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1963
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
52.76°F
(11.53°C)
52.93°F
(11.63°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1926, 1978
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
51.60°F
(10.89°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
51.59°F
(10.88°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.23°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1920
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Ties: 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/