Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
16.20°F
(-8.78°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
-3.55°F
(-1.97°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2006
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
20.42°F
(-6.43°C)
21.20°F
(-6.00°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2020
Ties: 1970
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
23.89°F
(-4.51°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1986
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
28.66°F
(-1.86°C)
28.63°F
(-1.87°C)
0.03°F
(0.01°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
32.98°F
(0.54°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.18°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1982
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
37.55°F
(3.08°C)
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1975
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
40.79°F
(4.88°C)
40.86°F
(4.92°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1982
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1902
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
43.20°F
(6.22°C)
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
42.68°F
(5.93°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1971
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
41.45°F
(5.25°C)
41.61°F
(5.34°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
40.16°F
(4.53°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
39.35°F
(4.08°C)
39.21°F
(4.01°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
40.21°F
(4.56°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1958
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
40.33°F
(4.63°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
40.41°F
(4.67°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
40.38°F
(4.66°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2020

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