Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
38.53°F
(3.63°C)
38.61°F
(3.67°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1981
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
34.80°F
(1.56°C)
34.30°F
(1.28°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
29.05°F
(-1.64°C)
30.47°F
(-0.85°C)
-1.42°F
(-0.79°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1899
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1971
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
24.93°F
(-3.93°C)
27.79°F
(-2.34°C)
-2.86°F
(-1.59°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
23.82°F
(-4.54°C)
26.76°F
(-2.91°C)
-2.94°F
(-1.63°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
25.03°F
(-3.87°C)
27.42°F
(-2.54°C)
-2.39°F
(-1.33°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1899
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
27.24°F
(-2.64°C)
29.43°F
(-1.43°C)
-2.19°F
(-1.21°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
30.51°F
(-0.83°C)
32.24°F
(0.13°C)
-1.73°F
(-0.96°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
33.65°F
(0.92°C)
35.22°F
(1.79°C)
-1.57°F
(-0.87°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
36.35°F
(2.42°C)
37.74°F
(3.19°C)
-1.39°F
(-0.77°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
38.12°F
(3.40°C)
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.69°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
38.91°F
(3.84°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.13°F
(-0.63°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1913
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
34.84°F
(1.58°C)
35.82°F
(2.12°C)
-0.98°F
(-0.54°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1963
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
39.14°F
(3.97°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.88°F
(-0.49°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
39.47°F
(4.15°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/