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 January 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, November 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
November 2020
1-Month
46.31°F
(7.95°C)
41.69°F
(5.38°C)
4.62°F
(2.57°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1911
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1999
Oct–Nov 2020
2-Month
50.29°F
(10.16°C)
47.90°F
(8.83°C)
2.39°F
(1.33°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Sep–Nov 2020
3-Month
55.50°F
(13.06°C)
53.56°F
(11.98°C)
1.94°F
(1.08°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Aug–Nov 2020
4-Month
60.29°F
(15.72°C)
58.19°F
(14.55°C)
2.10°F
(1.17°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jul–Nov 2020
5-Month
63.36°F
(17.42°C)
61.27°F
(16.26°C)
2.09°F
(1.16°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jun–Nov 2020
6-Month
64.52°F
(18.07°C)
62.48°F
(16.93°C)
2.04°F
(1.14°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May–Nov 2020
7-Month
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
62.15°F
(16.75°C)
1.85°F
(1.03°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Apr–Nov 2020
8-Month
62.36°F
(16.87°C)
60.77°F
(15.98°C)
1.59°F
(0.89°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Mar–Nov 2020
9-Month
60.55°F
(15.86°C)
58.63°F
(14.79°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Feb–Nov 2020
10-Month
58.11°F
(14.51°C)
56.14°F
(13.41°C)
1.97°F
(1.10°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 2015
Jan–Nov 2020
11-Month
56.06°F
(13.37°C)
53.78°F
(12.10°C)
2.28°F
(1.27°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2019–Nov 2020
12-Month
54.42°F
(12.46°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.40°F
(1.34°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1934
Jun 2019–Nov 2020
18-Month
57.32°F
(14.07°C)
55.51°F
(13.06°C)
1.81°F
(1.01°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Dec 2018–Nov 2020
24-Month
53.51°F
(11.95°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Dec 2017–Nov 2020
36-Month
53.48°F
(11.93°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.47°F
(0.81°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Dec 2016–Nov 2020
48-Month
53.72°F
(12.07°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.73°F
(0.96°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2001
Dec 2015–Nov 2020
60-Month
54.05°F
(12.25°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
2.07°F
(1.15°C)
121st 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 February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/