Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
39.38°F
(4.10°C)
38.61°F
(3.67°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1920
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1981
Ties: 1938
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
35.31°F
(1.84°C)
34.30°F
(1.28°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
32.59°F
(0.33°C)
30.47°F
(-0.85°C)
2.12°F
(1.18°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
29.78°F
(-1.23°C)
27.79°F
(-2.34°C)
1.99°F
(1.11°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2004
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
28.86°F
(-1.74°C)
26.77°F
(-2.91°C)
2.09°F
(1.17°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 2004
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
29.29°F
(-1.51°C)
27.42°F
(-2.54°C)
1.87°F
(1.03°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
31.16°F
(-0.47°C)
29.42°F
(-1.43°C)
1.74°F
(0.96°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
33.87°F
(1.04°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
36.65°F
(2.58°C)
35.22°F
(1.79°C)
1.43°F
(0.79°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
39.07°F
(3.93°C)
37.74°F
(3.19°C)
1.33°F
(0.74°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Ties: 1938
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
40.76°F
(4.87°C)
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
1.39°F
(0.78°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1932
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
41.40°F
(5.22°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.36°F
(0.75°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
37.13°F
(2.85°C)
35.83°F
(2.13°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
41.04°F
(5.02°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
40.75°F
(4.86°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1989, 2011
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
40.57°F
(4.76°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.57°F
(0.32°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
40.68°F
(4.82°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1920
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/