Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
50.14°F
(10.08°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-0.91°F
(-0.50°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
46.10°F
(7.83°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1975
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 2014
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
40.11°F
(4.51°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
-2.01°F
(-1.11°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
35.56°F
(1.98°C)
39.13°F
(3.96°C)
-3.57°F
(-1.98°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
34.41°F
(1.34°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
-3.44°F
(-1.91°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
35.58°F
(1.99°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
-2.91°F
(-1.62°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
38.27°F
(3.48°C)
40.72°F
(4.84°C)
-2.45°F
(-1.36°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
41.72°F
(5.40°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
-2.02°F
(-1.12°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
45.06°F
(7.26°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
-1.83°F
(-1.01°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
47.94°F
(8.86°C)
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.90°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
49.84°F
(9.91°C)
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
-1.44°F
(-0.80°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
50.67°F
(10.37°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-1.36°F
(-0.76°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
-1.34°F
(-0.74°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1913
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
51.21°F
(10.67°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1900
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
51.09°F
(10.61°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.91°F
(-0.50°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1917
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
51.47°F
(10.82°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
51.44°F
(10.80°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1913

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/