Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
18.55°F
(-7.47°C)
19.75°F
(-6.81°C)
-1.20°F
(-0.66°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2006
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
19.82°F
(-6.77°C)
21.20°F
(-6.00°C)
-1.38°F
(-0.77°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
23.68°F
(-4.62°C)
24.37°F
(-4.24°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.38°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1969
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
28.17°F
(-2.13°C)
28.64°F
(-1.87°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1977
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
33.11°F
(0.62°C)
33.29°F
(0.72°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
37.58°F
(3.10°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
40.81°F
(4.89°C)
40.86°F
(4.92°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
42.62°F
(5.90°C)
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1931
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
43.31°F
(6.28°C)
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1902
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
42.77°F
(5.98°C)
0.06°F
(0.04°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
41.53°F
(5.29°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
39.89°F
(4.38°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
39.31°F
(4.06°C)
39.21°F
(4.01°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
40.44°F
(4.69°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
40.11°F
(4.51°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
39.96°F
(4.42°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
40.13°F
(4.52°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1940

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 5, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/