Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
55.13°F
(12.85°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
4.08°F
(2.27°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
48.99°F
(9.44°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
2.71°F
(1.51°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
44.86°F
(7.14°C)
42.13°F
(5.63°C)
2.73°F
(1.51°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
41.74°F
(5.41°C)
39.12°F
(3.96°C)
2.62°F
(1.45°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
40.43°F
(4.68°C)
37.84°F
(3.24°C)
2.59°F
(1.44°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
40.75°F
(4.86°C)
38.50°F
(3.61°C)
2.25°F
(1.25°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
42.44°F
(5.80°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
1.71°F
(0.95°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
45.41°F
(7.45°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
1.67°F
(0.93°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
48.46°F
(9.14°C)
46.90°F
(8.28°C)
1.56°F
(0.86°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2005, 2015
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
51.19°F
(10.66°C)
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
1.62°F
(0.90°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
52.78°F
(11.54°C)
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
53.41°F
(11.89°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.38°F
(0.76°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
48.42°F
(9.12°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1988
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
52.67°F
(11.48°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1986
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
51.94°F
(11.08°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/