Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
26.31°F
(-3.16°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-3.81°F
(-2.12°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2006
Ties: 1929
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
30.42°F
(-0.88°C)
31.42°F
(-0.32°C)
-1.00°F
(-0.56°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2006
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
34.13°F
(1.18°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
-0.73°F
(-0.41°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
39.00°F
(3.89°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1956, 1978
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
43.83°F
(6.57°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.50°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
48.71°F
(9.28°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1924
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
52.20°F
(11.22°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
54.26°F
(12.37°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1924, 1984
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
54.37°F
(12.43°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1993
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
53.07°F
(11.71°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2013
Ties: 1920
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Ties: 1898, 1959
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
50.79°F
(10.44°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1914, 1968
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1910, 1967
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
51.74°F
(10.97°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1951
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
51.95°F
(11.08°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
52.06°F
(11.14°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019

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