Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1983
1-Month
42.35°F
(5.75°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
1.86°F
(1.03°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2006
Ties: 1965
Dec 1982–Jan 1983
2-Month
43.70°F
(6.50°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
2.04°F
(1.13°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1982–Jan 1983
3-Month
46.19°F
(7.88°C)
45.35°F
(7.42°C)
0.84°F
(0.46°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Oct 1982–Jan 1983
4-Month
50.98°F
(10.54°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1973
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000
Sep 1982–Jan 1983
5-Month
55.99°F
(13.33°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1973
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2000, 2022
Aug 1982–Jan 1983
6-Month
60.75°F
(15.97°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1973
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2022
Jul 1982–Jan 1983
7-Month
64.30°F
(17.94°C)
64.63°F
(18.13°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2022
Jun 1982–Jan 1983
8-Month
66.09°F
(18.94°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.35°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2022
May 1982–Jan 1983
9-Month
66.87°F
(19.37°C)
67.41°F
(19.67°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1973
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2022
Apr 1982–Jan 1983
10-Month
66.28°F
(19.04°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.42°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918, 1973
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2022
Mar 1982–Jan 1983
11-Month
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
65.74°F
(18.74°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.37°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2013
Feb 1982–Jan 1983
12-Month
63.25°F
(17.36°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2013
Ties: 1915
Aug 1981–Jan 1983
18-Month
62.38°F
(16.88°C)
62.98°F
(17.21°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.33°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2013
Ties: 1897
Feb 1981–Jan 1983
24-Month
63.90°F
(17.72°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.05°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Feb 1980–Jan 1983
36-Month
64.17°F
(17.87°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Feb 1979–Jan 1983
48-Month
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1911, 1925
Feb 1978–Jan 1983
60-Month
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2021
Ties: 1902

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