Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1927
1-Month
21.22°F
(-5.99°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
1.47°F
(0.82°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2006
Dec 1926–Jan 1927
2-Month
21.52°F
(-5.82°C)
21.21°F
(-5.99°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2020
Nov 1926–Jan 1927
3-Month
24.26°F
(-4.30°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.06°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1916, 1996
Oct 1926–Jan 1927
4-Month
28.90°F
(-1.72°C)
28.64°F
(-1.87°C)
0.26°F
(0.15°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Sep 1926–Jan 1927
5-Month
33.50°F
(0.83°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Aug 1926–Jan 1927
6-Month
37.84°F
(3.24°C)
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 2009
Jul 1926–Jan 1927
7-Month
40.99°F
(4.99°C)
40.86°F
(4.92°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1953
Jun 1926–Jan 1927
8-Month
42.69°F
(5.94°C)
42.70°F
(5.94°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1937, 1940, 1971
May 1926–Jan 1927
9-Month
43.24°F
(6.24°C)
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
0.01°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1903
Apr 1926–Jan 1927
10-Month
42.65°F
(5.92°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.06°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1921
Mar 1926–Jan 1927
11-Month
41.33°F
(5.18°C)
41.61°F
(5.34°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 1994
Feb 1926–Jan 1927
12-Month
40.12°F
(4.51°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 1950
Aug 1925–Jan 1927
18-Month
39.11°F
(3.95°C)
39.21°F
(4.01°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.06°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2017
Ties: 1948, 1967
Feb 1925–Jan 1927
24-Month
40.34°F
(4.63°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.32°F
(0.17°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2017
Ties: 1943, 1997
Feb 1924–Jan 1927
36-Month
39.74°F
(4.30°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1924 2018
Ties: 1962
Feb 1923–Jan 1927
48-Month
39.58°F
(4.21°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2019
Ties: 1970, 1971
Feb 1922–Jan 1927
60-Month
39.79°F
(4.33°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1922 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2020
Ties: 1951

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/