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.

Maximum 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
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
2.38°F
(1.32°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2006
Ties: 1975, 2005
Dec 2021–Jan 2022
2-Month
46.42°F
(8.01°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
4.76°F
(2.64°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2021–Jan 2022
3-Month
49.90°F
(9.94°C)
45.36°F
(7.42°C)
4.54°F
(2.52°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Oct 2021–Jan 2022
4-Month
54.55°F
(12.53°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
3.83°F
(2.13°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Sep 2021–Jan 2022
5-Month
59.87°F
(15.48°C)
56.14°F
(13.41°C)
3.73°F
(2.07°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Aug 2021–Jan 2022
6-Month
64.28°F
(17.93°C)
60.97°F
(16.09°C)
3.31°F
(1.84°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Jul 2021–Jan 2022
7-Month
67.61°F
(19.78°C)
64.63°F
(18.13°C)
2.98°F
(1.65°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Jun 2021–Jan 2022
8-Month
69.86°F
(21.03°C)
66.72°F
(19.29°C)
3.14°F
(1.74°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
May 2021–Jan 2022
9-Month
70.20°F
(21.22°C)
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
2.78°F
(1.54°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Apr 2021–Jan 2022
10-Month
69.67°F
(20.93°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
2.65°F
(1.47°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918, 1973
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2022
Mar 2021–Jan 2022
11-Month
68.60°F
(20.33°C)
65.75°F
(18.75°C)
2.85°F
(1.58°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Feb 2021–Jan 2022
12-Month
66.28°F
(19.04°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
2.29°F
(1.27°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Aug 2020–Jan 2022
18-Month
65.44°F
(18.58°C)
62.98°F
(17.21°C)
2.46°F
(1.37°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1913
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2013
Feb 2020–Jan 2022
24-Month
66.26°F
(19.03°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
2.28°F
(1.26°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Feb 2019–Jan 2022
36-Month
65.61°F
(18.67°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2021 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Feb 2018–Jan 2022
48-Month
65.46°F
(18.59°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 2019
Feb 2017–Jan 2022
60-Month
65.65°F
(18.69°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.69°F
(0.93°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2021 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/