Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
38.71°F
(3.73°C)
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
4.89°F
(2.72°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1936
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1954
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
36.85°F
(2.69°C)
31.97°F
(-0.02°C)
4.88°F
(2.71°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
35.90°F
(2.17°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
3.67°F
(2.04°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2016
Ties: 2017
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
37.14°F
(2.86°C)
34.60°F
(1.44°C)
2.54°F
(1.42°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2000
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
40.50°F
(4.72°C)
38.51°F
(3.62°C)
1.99°F
(1.10°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
44.82°F
(7.12°C)
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
1.92°F
(1.06°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 2018
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
48.66°F
(9.26°C)
47.06°F
(8.37°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
51.73°F
(10.96°C)
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
1.34°F
(0.74°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
53.57°F
(11.98°C)
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1953, 1991
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
54.15°F
(12.31°C)
53.17°F
(11.76°C)
0.98°F
(0.55°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918, 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
53.59°F
(11.99°C)
52.99°F
(11.66°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
49.49°F
(9.72°C)
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
52.39°F
(11.33°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1942
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
52.34°F
(11.30°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
52.66°F
(11.48°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1941
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
52.38°F
(11.32°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1937

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/