Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
47.91°F
(8.84°C)
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
-3.14°F
(-1.74°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1920
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2006
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
46.29°F
(7.94°C)
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1975
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
42.88°F
(6.04°C)
42.13°F
(5.63°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
39.65°F
(4.25°C)
39.13°F
(3.96°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
38.50°F
(3.61°C)
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1911
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
38.69°F
(3.72°C)
38.50°F
(3.61°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1899
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
40.82°F
(4.90°C)
40.72°F
(4.84°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1899
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
43.65°F
(6.47°C)
43.74°F
(6.52°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
46.85°F
(8.25°C)
46.89°F
(8.27°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
49.53°F
(9.74°C)
49.56°F
(9.76°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1902
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
51.38°F
(10.77°C)
51.29°F
(10.72°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
52.18°F
(11.21°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1922
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
47.59°F
(8.66°C)
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1913
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
52.08°F
(11.16°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.06°F
(0.04°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
52.47°F
(11.37°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
52.28°F
(11.27°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018, 2019
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
52.05°F
(11.14°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1947

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/