Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, April 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1996
1-Month
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
38.61°F
(3.67°C)
-1.03°F
(-0.57°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1981
Mar–Apr 1996
2-Month
32.26°F
(0.14°C)
34.30°F
(1.28°C)
-2.04°F
(-1.14°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1965
Feb–Apr 1996
3-Month
29.58°F
(-1.34°C)
30.47°F
(-0.85°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–Apr 1996
4-Month
26.84°F
(-2.87°C)
27.79°F
(-2.34°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1912
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Dec 1995–Apr 1996
5-Month
26.18°F
(-3.23°C)
26.76°F
(-2.91°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Nov 1995–Apr 1996
6-Month
26.92°F
(-2.82°C)
27.42°F
(-2.54°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1923, 1982
Oct 1995–Apr 1996
7-Month
28.99°F
(-1.67°C)
29.42°F
(-1.43°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1899
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Sep 1995–Apr 1996
8-Month
31.84°F
(-0.09°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Aug 1995–Apr 1996
9-Month
35.14°F
(1.74°C)
35.21°F
(1.78°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Jul 1995–Apr 1996
10-Month
37.69°F
(3.16°C)
37.75°F
(3.19°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Jun 1995–Apr 1996
11-Month
39.29°F
(4.05°C)
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1982
May 1995–Apr 1996
12-Month
39.95°F
(4.42°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Nov 1994–Apr 1996
18-Month
36.55°F
(2.53°C)
35.83°F
(2.13°C)
0.72°F
(0.40°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1939
May 1994–Apr 1996
24-Month
40.77°F
(4.87°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 2014
May 1993–Apr 1996
36-Month
40.47°F
(4.71°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2017
Ties: 1939
May 1992–Apr 1996
48-Month
40.31°F
(4.62°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.30°F
(0.17°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1938, 1985
May 1991–Apr 1996
60-Month
40.64°F
(4.80°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1920
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/