Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1969
1-Month
38.91°F
(3.84°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
-1.58°F
(-0.88°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1979
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2006
Dec 1968–Jan 1969
2-Month
39.53°F
(4.18°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
-2.13°F
(-1.19°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1968–Jan 1969
3-Month
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
45.36°F
(7.42°C)
-2.02°F
(-1.12°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Oct 1968–Jan 1969
4-Month
49.38°F
(9.66°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
-1.34°F
(-0.74°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1973
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2000
Sep 1968–Jan 1969
5-Month
54.93°F
(12.74°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
-1.20°F
(-0.67°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1973
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
Aug 1968–Jan 1969
6-Month
59.56°F
(15.31°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
-1.40°F
(-0.78°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1973
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
Jul 1968–Jan 1969
7-Month
63.31°F
(17.39°C)
64.64°F
(18.13°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1973
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
Jun 1968–Jan 1969
8-Month
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
-1.17°F
(-0.65°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1973
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
May 1968–Jan 1969
9-Month
66.12°F
(18.96°C)
67.41°F
(19.67°C)
-1.29°F
(-0.71°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1973
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
Apr 1968–Jan 1969
10-Month
65.83°F
(18.79°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
-1.19°F
(-0.67°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918, 1973
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2022
Mar 1968–Jan 1969
11-Month
64.93°F
(18.29°C)
65.74°F
(18.74°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2013
Ties: 1920, 1970
Feb 1968–Jan 1969
12-Month
63.18°F
(17.32°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.82°F
(-0.46°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2013
Ties: 1917
Aug 1967–Jan 1969
18-Month
62.25°F
(16.81°C)
62.97°F
(17.21°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1913
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2013
Ties: 1898, 1906
Feb 1967–Jan 1969
24-Month
63.31°F
(17.39°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.67°F
(-0.38°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Feb 1966–Jan 1969
36-Month
63.63°F
(17.57°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Feb 1965–Jan 1969
48-Month
63.46°F
(17.48°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Feb 1964–Jan 1969
60-Month
63.55°F
(17.53°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2021

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