Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1916
1-Month
38.28°F
(3.49°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
-2.21°F
(-1.23°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1979
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2006
Dec 1915–Jan 1916
2-Month
40.75°F
(4.86°C)
41.65°F
(5.36°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1979
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Nov 1915–Jan 1916
3-Month
45.41°F
(7.45°C)
45.35°F
(7.42°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2000
Oct 1915–Jan 1916
4-Month
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1973
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2000
Sep 1915–Jan 1916
5-Month
56.33°F
(13.52°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1973
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2000, 2022
Aug 1915–Jan 1916
6-Month
60.76°F
(15.98°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1973
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2022
Jul 1915–Jan 1916
7-Month
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
64.63°F
(18.13°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1973
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2022
Ties: 1925, 1952
Jun 1915–Jan 1916
8-Month
65.82°F
(18.79°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
-0.91°F
(-0.50°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1973
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2022
Ties: 1896
May 1915–Jan 1916
9-Month
66.25°F
(19.03°C)
67.41°F
(19.67°C)
-1.16°F
(-0.64°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1973
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2022
Apr 1915–Jan 1916
10-Month
66.34°F
(19.08°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1918, 1973
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2022
Mar 1915–Jan 1916
11-Month
64.61°F
(18.12°C)
65.74°F
(18.74°C)
-1.13°F
(-0.62°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2013
Feb 1915–Jan 1916
12-Month
63.03°F
(17.24°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2013
Ties: 1920
Aug 1914–Jan 1916
18-Month
61.98°F
(16.66°C)
62.98°F
(17.21°C)
-1.00°F
(-0.55°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1913
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2013
Feb 1914–Jan 1916
24-Month
63.14°F
(17.30°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.47°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2018
Feb 1913–Jan 1916
36-Month
63.33°F
(17.41°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2018
Feb 1912–Jan 1916
48-Month
63.12°F
(17.29°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.47°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2019
Feb 1911–Jan 1916
60-Month
63.16°F
(17.31°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.45°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/