Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1912
1-Month
24.76°F
(-4.02°C)
30.12°F
(-1.04°C)
-5.36°F
(-2.98°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2006
Dec 1911–Jan 1912
2-Month
28.48°F
(-1.96°C)
31.43°F
(-0.32°C)
-2.95°F
(-1.64°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2020
Nov 1911–Jan 1912
3-Month
31.41°F
(-0.33°C)
34.86°F
(1.59°C)
-3.45°F
(-1.92°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2002
Oct 1911–Jan 1912
4-Month
36.72°F
(2.62°C)
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
-2.96°F
(-1.65°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2016
Sep 1911–Jan 1912
5-Month
42.60°F
(5.89°C)
44.72°F
(7.07°C)
-2.12°F
(-1.18°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2016
Aug 1911–Jan 1912
6-Month
47.31°F
(8.51°C)
49.27°F
(9.59°C)
-1.96°F
(-1.08°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2022
Jul 1911–Jan 1912
7-Month
50.94°F
(10.52°C)
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
-1.81°F
(-1.01°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2022
Jun 1911–Jan 1912
8-Month
53.41°F
(11.89°C)
54.72°F
(12.62°C)
-1.31°F
(-0.73°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2022
May 1911–Jan 1912
9-Month
54.28°F
(12.38°C)
55.33°F
(12.96°C)
-1.05°F
(-0.58°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2022
Apr 1911–Jan 1912
10-Month
53.85°F
(12.14°C)
54.90°F
(12.72°C)
-1.05°F
(-0.58°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2022
Ties: 1973
Mar 1911–Jan 1912
11-Month
52.96°F
(11.64°C)
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2013
Ties: 1936, 1973
Feb 1911–Jan 1912
12-Month
51.35°F
(10.75°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Ties: 1899
Aug 1910–Jan 1912
18-Month
50.81°F
(10.45°C)
51.10°F
(10.61°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Ties: 1907
Feb 1910–Jan 1912
24-Month
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Feb 1909–Jan 1912
36-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.14°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2018
Ties: 1909
Feb 1908–Jan 1912
48-Month
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2019
Feb 1907–Jan 1912
60-Month
51.79°F
(10.99°C)
51.97°F
(11.09°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2020, 2021
Ties: 1930

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/