Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
53.53°F
(11.96°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
2.48°F
(1.38°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2006
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
48.05°F
(8.92°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
1.77°F
(0.99°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1975
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
44.49°F
(6.94°C)
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
2.37°F
(1.32°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
41.23°F
(5.13°C)
39.12°F
(3.96°C)
2.11°F
(1.17°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
2.02°F
(1.12°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
40.12°F
(4.51°C)
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
1.63°F
(0.90°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
42.11°F
(5.62°C)
40.73°F
(4.85°C)
1.38°F
(0.77°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
44.81°F
(7.12°C)
43.75°F
(6.53°C)
1.06°F
(0.59°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016
Ties: 2007
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
47.80°F
(8.78°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
50.37°F
(10.21°C)
49.56°F
(9.76°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
52.19°F
(11.22°C)
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
52.93°F
(11.63°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
48.51°F
(9.17°C)
47.51°F
(8.62°C)
1.00°F
(0.55°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1913
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
52.45°F
(11.36°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.25°F
(0.13°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018, 2019
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
52.22°F
(11.23°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1940

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/