Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2003
1-Month
22.24°F
(-5.42°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
2.49°F
(1.39°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2006
Ties: 1909
Dec 2002–Jan 2003
2-Month
23.76°F
(-4.58°C)
21.21°F
(-5.99°C)
2.55°F
(1.41°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020
Nov 2002–Jan 2003
3-Month
26.23°F
(-3.21°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
1.86°F
(1.03°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Oct 2002–Jan 2003
4-Month
29.94°F
(-1.14°C)
28.63°F
(-1.87°C)
1.31°F
(0.73°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Sep 2002–Jan 2003
5-Month
34.76°F
(1.53°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
1.47°F
(0.81°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Aug 2002–Jan 2003
6-Month
38.93°F
(3.85°C)
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
1.35°F
(0.75°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Jul 2002–Jan 2003
7-Month
42.36°F
(5.76°C)
40.86°F
(4.92°C)
1.50°F
(0.84°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Jun 2002–Jan 2003
8-Month
44.28°F
(6.82°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
1.57°F
(0.87°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
May 2002–Jan 2003
9-Month
44.48°F
(6.93°C)
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
1.25°F
(0.69°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Apr 2002–Jan 2003
10-Month
44.14°F
(6.74°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
1.37°F
(0.76°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Mar 2002–Jan 2003
11-Month
42.61°F
(5.89°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Feb 2002–Jan 2003
12-Month
41.08°F
(5.04°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.05°F
(0.58°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 2001
Aug 2001–Jan 2003
18-Month
40.76°F
(4.87°C)
39.21°F
(4.01°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Feb 2001–Jan 2003
24-Month
41.52°F
(5.29°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 2008
Feb 2000–Jan 2003
36-Month
41.37°F
(5.21°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.36°F
(0.76°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Feb 1999–Jan 2003
48-Month
41.41°F
(5.23°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.41°F
(0.79°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Feb 1998–Jan 2003
60-Month
41.65°F
(5.36°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/