Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1954
1-Month
41.74°F
(5.41°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
1.25°F
(0.69°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2006
Dec 1953–Jan 1954
2-Month
42.84°F
(6.02°C)
41.65°F
(5.36°C)
1.19°F
(0.66°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Nov 1953–Jan 1954
3-Month
47.09°F
(8.38°C)
45.35°F
(7.42°C)
1.74°F
(0.96°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2000
Ties: 1947
Oct 1953–Jan 1954
4-Month
52.90°F
(11.61°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
2.18°F
(1.21°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1973
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2000
Sep 1953–Jan 1954
5-Month
58.60°F
(14.78°C)
56.14°F
(13.41°C)
2.46°F
(1.37°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1973
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2022
Aug 1953–Jan 1954
6-Month
63.10°F
(17.28°C)
60.97°F
(16.09°C)
2.13°F
(1.19°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1973
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2022
Jul 1953–Jan 1954
7-Month
66.58°F
(19.21°C)
64.64°F
(18.13°C)
1.94°F
(1.08°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1973
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2022
Jun 1953–Jan 1954
8-Month
68.67°F
(20.37°C)
66.72°F
(19.29°C)
1.95°F
(1.08°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1973
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2022
May 1953–Jan 1954
9-Month
68.97°F
(20.54°C)
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1973
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2022
Ties: 2018
Apr 1953–Jan 1954
10-Month
68.15°F
(20.08°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
1.13°F
(0.62°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1973
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2022
Mar 1953–Jan 1954
11-Month
66.99°F
(19.44°C)
65.75°F
(18.75°C)
1.24°F
(0.69°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2013
Ties: 1995
Feb 1953–Jan 1954
12-Month
65.34°F
(18.52°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
1.35°F
(0.75°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Aug 1952–Jan 1954
18-Month
64.47°F
(18.04°C)
62.98°F
(17.21°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1913
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Feb 1952–Jan 1954
24-Month
65.21°F
(18.45°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Feb 1951–Jan 1954
36-Month
64.57°F
(18.09°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Feb 1950–Jan 1954
48-Month
64.32°F
(17.96°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1943
Feb 1949–Jan 1954
60-Month
64.39°F
(17.99°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/