Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1991
1-Month
39.25°F
(4.03°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
-1.24°F
(-0.69°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2006
Dec 1990–Jan 1991
2-Month
40.56°F
(4.76°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.61°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Nov 1990–Jan 1991
3-Month
46.00°F
(7.78°C)
45.35°F
(7.42°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1979
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2000
Oct 1990–Jan 1991
4-Month
51.31°F
(10.73°C)
50.72°F
(10.40°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1973
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2000
Sep 1990–Jan 1991
5-Month
57.12°F
(13.96°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1973
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2000, 2022
Aug 1990–Jan 1991
6-Month
61.75°F
(16.53°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1973
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Jul 1990–Jan 1991
7-Month
65.18°F
(18.43°C)
64.64°F
(18.13°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1973
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Jun 1990–Jan 1991
8-Month
67.44°F
(19.69°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
0.71°F
(0.40°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1973
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Ties: 1901
May 1990–Jan 1991
9-Month
67.82°F
(19.90°C)
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1973
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2022
Apr 1990–Jan 1991
10-Month
67.54°F
(19.74°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
0.52°F
(0.28°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918, 1973
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2022
Mar 1990–Jan 1991
11-Month
66.50°F
(19.17°C)
65.74°F
(18.74°C)
0.76°F
(0.43°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Feb 1990–Jan 1991
12-Month
64.97°F
(18.32°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.98°F
(0.55°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Aug 1989–Jan 1991
18-Month
63.81°F
(17.67°C)
62.97°F
(17.21°C)
0.84°F
(0.46°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1982
Feb 1989–Jan 1991
24-Month
64.56°F
(18.09°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.58°F
(0.32°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2018
Feb 1988–Jan 1991
36-Month
64.96°F
(18.31°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2018
Feb 1987–Jan 1991
48-Month
64.98°F
(18.32°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2019
Feb 1986–Jan 1991
60-Month
64.89°F
(18.27°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 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 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/