Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, January 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2005
1-Month
42.87°F
(6.04°C)
40.49°F
(4.72°C)
2.38°F
(1.32°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2006
Ties: 1975, 2022
Dec 2004–Jan 2005
2-Month
44.20°F
(6.78°C)
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
2.54°F
(1.41°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Nov 2004–Jan 2005
3-Month
47.41°F
(8.56°C)
45.36°F
(7.42°C)
2.05°F
(1.14°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Oct 2004–Jan 2005
4-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
50.71°F
(10.39°C)
1.43°F
(0.80°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1973
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2000
Sep 2004–Jan 2005
5-Month
57.37°F
(14.09°C)
56.13°F
(13.41°C)
1.24°F
(0.68°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1973
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2022
Aug 2004–Jan 2005
6-Month
61.56°F
(16.42°C)
60.96°F
(16.09°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1973
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2022
Ties: 1938
Jul 2004–Jan 2005
7-Month
64.95°F
(18.31°C)
64.64°F
(18.13°C)
0.31°F
(0.18°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1973
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2022
Jun 2004–Jan 2005
8-Month
66.88°F
(19.38°C)
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
0.15°F
(0.09°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1973
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2022
May 2004–Jan 2005
9-Month
67.71°F
(19.84°C)
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1973
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2022
Apr 2004–Jan 2005
10-Month
67.48°F
(19.71°C)
67.02°F
(19.46°C)
0.46°F
(0.25°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918, 1973
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2022
Ties: 2009
Mar 2004–Jan 2005
11-Month
66.73°F
(19.29°C)
65.74°F
(18.74°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2013
Feb 2004–Jan 2005
12-Month
64.82°F
(18.23°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.82°F
(0.45°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2013
Aug 2003–Jan 2005
18-Month
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
62.97°F
(17.21°C)
0.99°F
(0.55°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1913
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2013
Feb 2003–Jan 2005
24-Month
64.84°F
(18.24°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.86°F
(0.47°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Feb 2002–Jan 2005
36-Month
64.91°F
(18.28°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.95°F
(0.52°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Feb 2001–Jan 2005
48-Month
65.17°F
(18.43°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.21°F
(0.67°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2019
Feb 2000–Jan 2005
60-Month
65.15°F
(18.42°C)
63.95°F
(17.75°C)
1.20°F
(0.67°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/