Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
29.70°F
(-1.28°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1979
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
0.13°F
(0.08°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2006
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
35.05°F
(1.69°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
39.90°F
(4.39°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
44.86°F
(7.14°C)
44.71°F
(7.06°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
49.77°F
(9.87°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
53.17°F
(11.76°C)
52.76°F
(11.53°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
54.96°F
(12.76°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
0.24°F
(0.14°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
55.37°F
(12.98°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1971
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
54.78°F
(12.66°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.06°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1909
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
53.74°F
(12.08°C)
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
0.06°F
(0.04°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1944
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
52.37°F
(11.32°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
51.80°F
(11.00°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
52.77°F
(11.54°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 1954
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.25°F
(0.13°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
52.26°F
(11.26°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.28°F
(0.16°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
52.51°F
(11.39°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/