Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1991
1-Month
29.48°F
(-1.40°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2006
Dec 1990–Jan 1991
2-Month
30.16°F
(-1.02°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
-1.27°F
(-0.70°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1979
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2020
Ties: 2010
Nov 1990–Jan 1991
3-Month
35.08°F
(1.71°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2002
Ties: 1931
Oct 1990–Jan 1991
4-Month
39.80°F
(4.33°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2016
Ties: 1944
Sep 1990–Jan 1991
5-Month
45.31°F
(7.39°C)
44.71°F
(7.06°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Aug 1990–Jan 1991
6-Month
49.81°F
(9.89°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1950
Jul 1990–Jan 1991
7-Month
53.16°F
(11.76°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Jun 1990–Jan 1991
8-Month
55.29°F
(12.94°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.57°F
(0.32°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1940, 1950
May 1990–Jan 1991
9-Month
55.69°F
(13.16°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Ties: 1959
Apr 1990–Jan 1991
10-Month
55.37°F
(12.98°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2016
Mar 1990–Jan 1991
11-Month
54.40°F
(12.44°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
0.73°F
(0.40°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Feb 1990–Jan 1991
12-Month
52.93°F
(11.63°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Aug 1989–Jan 1991
18-Month
51.78°F
(10.99°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1901
Feb 1989–Jan 1991
24-Month
52.48°F
(11.38°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2018
Feb 1988–Jan 1991
36-Month
52.71°F
(11.51°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2018
Feb 1987–Jan 1991
48-Month
52.79°F
(11.55°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2019
Feb 1986–Jan 1991
60-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 1999

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  • 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/