Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, July 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
July 2020
1-Month
75.65°F
(24.25°C)
73.61°F
(23.12°C)
2.04°F
(1.13°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1915
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1936
Jun–Jul 2020
2-Month
72.97°F
(22.76°C)
71.05°F
(21.69°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1915
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2021
May–Jul 2020
3-Month
68.95°F
(20.53°C)
67.43°F
(19.68°C)
1.52°F
(0.85°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Apr–Jul 2020
4-Month
64.43°F
(18.02°C)
63.34°F
(17.41°C)
1.09°F
(0.61°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1934
Mar–Jul 2020
5-Month
60.76°F
(15.98°C)
58.97°F
(14.98°C)
1.79°F
(1.00°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–Jul 2020
6-Month
56.66°F
(13.70°C)
54.78°F
(12.66°C)
1.88°F
(1.04°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1987
Jan–Jul 2020
7-Month
53.65°F
(12.03°C)
51.26°F
(10.70°C)
2.39°F
(1.33°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2019–Jul 2020
8-Month
51.49°F
(10.83°C)
48.94°F
(9.41°C)
2.55°F
(1.42°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2019–Jul 2020
9-Month
50.34°F
(10.19°C)
48.14°F
(8.97°C)
2.20°F
(1.22°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2021
Oct 2019–Jul 2020
10-Month
50.51°F
(10.28°C)
48.74°F
(9.30°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Sep 2019–Jul 2020
11-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
50.20°F
(10.11°C)
1.94°F
(1.08°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2002
Aug 2019–Jul 2020
12-Month
53.94°F
(12.19°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.91°F
(1.06°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb 2019–Jul 2020
18-Month
54.17°F
(12.32°C)
52.94°F
(11.63°C)
1.23°F
(0.69°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1935
Aug 2018–Jul 2020
24-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.23°F
(0.69°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1913
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Aug 2017–Jul 2020
36-Month
53.42°F
(11.90°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Aug 2016–Jul 2020
48-Month
53.83°F
(12.13°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.84°F
(1.02°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Aug 2015–Jul 2020
60-Month
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.11°F
(1.17°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1920
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/