Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1976
1-Month
18.37°F
(-7.57°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
-1.38°F
(-0.76°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1915
Dec 1975–Jan 1976
2-Month
21.19°F
(-6.01°C)
21.20°F
(-6.00°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020
Nov 1975–Jan 1976
3-Month
24.47°F
(-4.18°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Oct 1975–Jan 1976
4-Month
28.77°F
(-1.79°C)
28.63°F
(-1.87°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Sep 1975–Jan 1976
5-Month
33.02°F
(0.57°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Aug 1975–Jan 1976
6-Month
37.32°F
(2.96°C)
37.59°F
(3.11°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Jul 1975–Jan 1976
7-Month
40.70°F
(4.83°C)
40.87°F
(4.93°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1937, 1943
Jun 1975–Jan 1976
8-Month
42.50°F
(5.83°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1898, 1945
May 1975–Jan 1976
9-Month
43.09°F
(6.16°C)
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Apr 1975–Jan 1976
10-Month
42.34°F
(5.74°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1973
Mar 1975–Jan 1976
11-Month
41.03°F
(5.02°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.31°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Feb 1975–Jan 1976
12-Month
39.48°F
(4.16°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Aug 1974–Jan 1976
18-Month
38.84°F
(3.80°C)
39.22°F
(4.01°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Feb 1974–Jan 1976
24-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1908, 1924
Feb 1973–Jan 1976
36-Month
40.20°F
(4.56°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Feb 1972–Jan 1976
48-Month
40.08°F
(4.49°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1918
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Feb 1971–Jan 1976
60-Month
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1918
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020
Ties: 1962

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/