Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
38.61°F
(3.67°C)
1.69°F
(0.94°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1920
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1981
Ties: 1934
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
37.04°F
(2.80°C)
34.30°F
(1.28°C)
2.74°F
(1.52°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
33.28°F
(0.71°C)
30.48°F
(-0.84°C)
2.80°F
(1.55°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
30.79°F
(-0.67°C)
27.79°F
(-2.34°C)
3.00°F
(1.67°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
28.26°F
(-2.08°C)
26.77°F
(-2.91°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
28.58°F
(-1.90°C)
27.42°F
(-2.54°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
30.62°F
(-0.77°C)
29.42°F
(-1.43°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
33.16°F
(0.64°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
0.93°F
(0.51°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
35.94°F
(2.19°C)
35.21°F
(1.78°C)
0.73°F
(0.41°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
38.43°F
(3.57°C)
37.75°F
(3.19°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
39.93°F
(4.41°C)
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
0.56°F
(0.32°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
40.68°F
(4.82°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.64°F
(0.35°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1990
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
36.29°F
(2.38°C)
35.83°F
(2.13°C)
0.46°F
(0.25°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
40.43°F
(4.68°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
40.50°F
(4.72°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
40.38°F
(4.66°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1920
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1936

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/