Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
36.59°F
(2.55°C)
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
2.77°F
(1.54°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1936
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1954
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
34.50°F
(1.39°C)
31.97°F
(-0.02°C)
2.53°F
(1.41°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
34.73°F
(1.52°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
2.50°F
(1.39°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
36.62°F
(2.57°C)
34.60°F
(1.44°C)
2.02°F
(1.13°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
39.82°F
(4.34°C)
38.51°F
(3.62°C)
1.31°F
(0.72°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
44.22°F
(6.79°C)
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
1.32°F
(0.73°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2008
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
48.30°F
(9.06°C)
47.07°F
(8.37°C)
1.23°F
(0.69°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
51.74°F
(10.97°C)
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
1.35°F
(0.75°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
53.62°F
(12.01°C)
52.39°F
(11.33°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 2005
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
54.29°F
(12.38°C)
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
1.11°F
(0.61°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
54.03°F
(12.24°C)
52.98°F
(11.66°C)
1.05°F
(0.58°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
52.81°F
(11.56°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
49.72°F
(9.84°C)
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1988
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
52.43°F
(11.35°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1995
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
51.86°F
(11.03°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
51.92°F
(11.07°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1961
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
51.66°F
(10.92°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/