Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
37.33°F
(2.96°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
-3.16°F
(-1.76°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2006
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
40.39°F
(4.66°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
-1.27°F
(-0.71°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1904
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
45.68°F
(7.60°C)
45.36°F
(7.42°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Ties: 1919
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
50.18°F
(10.10°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
55.76°F
(13.20°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000, 2022
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
60.62°F
(15.90°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
64.33°F
(17.96°C)
64.64°F
(18.13°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
66.57°F
(19.21°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.08°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Ties: 1972
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
67.07°F
(19.48°C)
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
67.15°F
(19.53°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1973
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
66.02°F
(18.90°C)
65.75°F
(18.75°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Ties: 1902
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
64.55°F
(18.08°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2013
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
63.81°F
(17.67°C)
62.97°F
(17.21°C)
0.84°F
(0.46°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1991
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
64.63°F
(18.13°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
64.24°F
(17.91°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
63.80°F
(17.67°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2019
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1907
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/