Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
37.51°F
(3.06°C)
38.61°F
(3.67°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.61°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1920
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1981
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
32.61°F
(0.34°C)
34.29°F
(1.27°C)
-1.68°F
(-0.93°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
29.51°F
(-1.38°C)
30.47°F
(-0.85°C)
-0.96°F
(-0.53°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
26.40°F
(-3.11°C)
27.80°F
(-2.33°C)
-1.40°F
(-0.78°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1912
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
25.88°F
(-3.40°C)
26.77°F
(-2.91°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
26.56°F
(-3.02°C)
27.42°F
(-2.54°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
28.48°F
(-1.96°C)
29.42°F
(-1.43°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.53°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
31.53°F
(-0.26°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
34.65°F
(1.47°C)
35.22°F
(1.79°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
37.32°F
(2.96°C)
37.74°F
(3.19°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
38.88°F
(3.82°C)
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
39.65°F
(4.25°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
35.25°F
(1.81°C)
35.82°F
(2.12°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.31°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1916
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
39.45°F
(4.14°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2017
Ties: 1980
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
39.42°F
(4.12°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.60°F
(-0.34°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
39.58°F
(4.21°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
39.62°F
(4.23°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1920
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/