Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
16.12°F
(-8.82°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
-3.63°F
(-2.01°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2006
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
19.26°F
(-7.08°C)
21.20°F
(-6.00°C)
-1.94°F
(-1.08°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2020
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
23.18°F
(-4.90°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
-1.19°F
(-0.66°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
27.22°F
(-2.66°C)
28.63°F
(-1.87°C)
-1.41°F
(-0.79°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
32.20°F
(0.11°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
-1.09°F
(-0.61°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
36.60°F
(2.56°C)
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
-0.98°F
(-0.54°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
39.97°F
(4.43°C)
40.86°F
(4.92°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
41.97°F
(5.54°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
42.56°F
(5.87°C)
43.24°F
(6.24°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.37°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
42.37°F
(5.76°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
-0.40°F
(-0.22°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
41.01°F
(5.01°C)
41.61°F
(5.34°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
39.32°F
(4.07°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.39°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
38.90°F
(3.83°C)
39.21°F
(4.01°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1945
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2017
Ties: 1900
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
39.89°F
(4.38°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1980
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
39.88°F
(4.38°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.06°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
39.86°F
(4.37°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.07°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2020

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