Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
51.55°F
(10.86°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1920
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2006
Ties: 1999
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
47.96°F
(8.87°C)
46.27°F
(7.93°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1975
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
43.56°F
(6.42°C)
42.13°F
(5.63°C)
1.43°F
(0.79°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
40.42°F
(4.68°C)
39.12°F
(3.96°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1912
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
39.08°F
(3.93°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
39.72°F
(4.29°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
42.06°F
(5.59°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
1.33°F
(0.74°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
44.85°F
(7.14°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
47.93°F
(8.85°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
1.04°F
(0.58°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
50.47°F
(10.26°C)
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
0.90°F
(0.50°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
52.15°F
(11.19°C)
51.29°F
(10.72°C)
0.86°F
(0.47°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
52.74°F
(11.52°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
47.66°F
(8.70°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1926
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018, 2019
Ties: 1964, 1976
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
51.87°F
(11.04°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1920
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/