Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1938
1-Month
36.00°F
(2.22°C)
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
2.18°F
(1.21°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1936
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1954
Jan–Feb 1938
2-Month
34.07°F
(1.15°C)
31.97°F
(-0.02°C)
2.10°F
(1.17°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Dec 1937–Feb 1938
3-Month
33.61°F
(0.89°C)
32.22°F
(0.12°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2016
Nov 1937–Feb 1938
4-Month
35.42°F
(1.90°C)
34.61°F
(1.45°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2000
Ties: 1957
Oct 1937–Feb 1938
5-Month
39.11°F
(3.95°C)
38.51°F
(3.62°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Sep 1937–Feb 1938
6-Month
43.54°F
(6.41°C)
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
0.64°F
(0.35°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Aug 1937–Feb 1938
7-Month
47.99°F
(8.88°C)
47.07°F
(8.37°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Jul 1937–Feb 1938
8-Month
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
50.38°F
(10.21°C)
0.93°F
(0.52°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Jun 1937–Feb 1938
9-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
52.39°F
(11.33°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
May 1937–Feb 1938
10-Month
54.12°F
(12.29°C)
53.18°F
(11.77°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918, 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Apr 1937–Feb 1938
11-Month
53.76°F
(12.09°C)
52.99°F
(11.66°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Mar 1937–Feb 1938
12-Month
52.51°F
(11.39°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Sep 1936–Feb 1938
18-Month
48.94°F
(9.41°C)
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Mar 1936–Feb 1938
24-Month
52.50°F
(11.39°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Mar 1935–Feb 1938
36-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.07°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1960
Mar 1934–Feb 1938
48-Month
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.41°F
(0.22°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Mar 1933–Feb 1938
60-Month
52.61°F
(11.45°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/