Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-11.4°F
(-6.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 2011
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1970, 1981
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1963
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1964
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1905, 1951
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932, 2017
Ties: 1969
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1962
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1915, 1921, 1941, 1981, 1994
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2020
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1985, 1988, 2011
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1910, 1921, 1942, 1960, 2002
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1927, 1932, 1951, 1954, 1957, 1958, 1975, 1996, 2002, 2004
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018, 2019, 2020
Ties: 1901, 1908, 1911, 1912, 1926, 1927, 1941, 1953, 1996, 2011
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1912, 1951, 1956, 1958, 1988, 1991, 2011
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1928, 1929, 1955, 1987, 1989, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/