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 May 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2022

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2022
1-Month
31.19°F
(-0.45°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
1.07°F
(0.59°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2006
Dec 2021–Jan 2022
2-Month
35.28°F
(1.82°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
3.85°F
(2.14°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Nov 2021–Jan 2022
3-Month
38.55°F
(3.64°C)
34.87°F
(1.59°C)
3.68°F
(2.05°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2002
Oct 2021–Jan 2022
4-Month
43.15°F
(6.19°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
3.47°F
(1.92°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2021–Jan 2022
5-Month
48.08°F
(8.93°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
3.36°F
(1.86°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Aug 2021–Jan 2022
6-Month
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
49.28°F
(9.60°C)
3.12°F
(1.73°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Jul 2021–Jan 2022
7-Month
55.68°F
(13.16°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
2.93°F
(1.63°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Jun 2021–Jan 2022
8-Month
57.80°F
(14.33°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
3.08°F
(1.71°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
May 2021–Jan 2022
9-Month
58.08°F
(14.49°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
2.75°F
(1.53°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Apr 2021–Jan 2022
10-Month
57.46°F
(14.14°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
2.56°F
(1.42°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Mar 2021–Jan 2022
11-Month
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
53.67°F
(12.04°C)
2.70°F
(1.50°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2013
Feb 2021–Jan 2022
12-Month
54.23°F
(12.35°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
2.21°F
(1.23°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2017
Aug 2020–Jan 2022
18-Month
53.46°F
(11.92°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
2.36°F
(1.31°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Feb 2020–Jan 2022
24-Month
54.26°F
(12.37°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
2.26°F
(1.26°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Feb 2019–Jan 2022
36-Month
53.81°F
(12.12°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Feb 2018–Jan 2022
48-Month
53.75°F
(12.08°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2019
Feb 2017–Jan 2022
60-Month
53.89°F
(12.16°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.91°F
(1.06°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2020, 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/