Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, November 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
November 2020
1-Month
58.32°F
(14.62°C)
52.71°F
(11.51°C)
5.61°F
(3.11°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1999
Oct–Nov 2020
2-Month
62.64°F
(17.02°C)
59.75°F
(15.42°C)
2.89°F
(1.60°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1999
Sep–Nov 2020
3-Month
68.04°F
(20.02°C)
65.78°F
(18.77°C)
2.26°F
(1.25°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Aug–Nov 2020
4-Month
72.99°F
(22.77°C)
70.61°F
(21.45°C)
2.38°F
(1.32°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jul–Nov 2020
5-Month
76.07°F
(24.48°C)
73.82°F
(23.23°C)
2.25°F
(1.25°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1953
Jun–Nov 2020
6-Month
77.24°F
(25.13°C)
75.08°F
(23.93°C)
2.16°F
(1.20°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1972
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
May–Nov 2020
7-Month
76.69°F
(24.83°C)
74.77°F
(23.76°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1934
Apr–Nov 2020
8-Month
75.06°F
(23.92°C)
73.36°F
(22.98°C)
1.70°F
(0.94°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1934
Mar–Nov 2020
9-Month
73.02°F
(22.79°C)
71.10°F
(21.72°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Nov 2020
10-Month
70.43°F
(21.35°C)
68.47°F
(20.26°C)
1.96°F
(1.09°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–Nov 2020
11-Month
68.12°F
(20.07°C)
65.93°F
(18.85°C)
2.19°F
(1.22°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2019–Nov 2020
12-Month
66.29°F
(19.05°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
2.28°F
(1.27°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2019–Nov 2020
18-Month
69.29°F
(20.72°C)
67.70°F
(19.83°C)
1.59°F
(0.89°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2018–Nov 2020
24-Month
65.13°F
(18.41°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.13°F
(0.63°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Dec 2017–Nov 2020
36-Month
65.12°F
(18.40°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.14°F
(0.63°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2003
Dec 2016–Nov 2020
48-Month
65.38°F
(18.54°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1906
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2016
Dec 2015–Nov 2020
60-Month
65.73°F
(18.74°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016

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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/