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Top 10 Hottest U.S. States

Can you guess the states of the U.S.A. that have the warmest average temperature?
Combines high and low temperatures statewide
Average for the years 2000-2018. Source
For some reason, data for one state is incomplete
Last updated: March 09, 2019
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°F
State
> 70
Hawaii
71.3
Florida
67.2
Louisiana
66.0
Texas
64.2
Mississippi
°F
State
64.2
Georgia
63.6
Alabama
63.4
South Carolina
61.4
Arizona
61.2
Arkansas
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level 69
Sep 11, 2016
This was easier than the top 10 coldest version.
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level 39
Jan 12, 2018
OMG forgot about hawaii and typed it in with one second left
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level 65
Sep 14, 2016
I'm surprised that neither Nevada nor New Mexico made the list!
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level 51
Sep 23, 2016
Me too!
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level 60
Sep 27, 2016
Or California. Though if you think about it they have some high-lying regions that probably drag the averages down.
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level 72
Nov 11, 2016
The ocean also keeps it cooler
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level 67
Dec 6, 2016
California has lots of mountains and plenty of area in the north. The coast is moderate and the inland regions get both cold and hot.
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level 55
Dec 6, 2016
Desert regions tend to have very cold nights which might bring down the average.
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level 45
Dec 6, 2016
Both NM and NV are fairly high in average elevation, especially NM. In fact, the lowest elevation in NM is around 650 or 700 meters.
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level 71
Jul 10, 2017
Struck out on Nevada and New Mexico, switched to the South Eastern states and didn't bother to think of Arizona after that.
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level 49
Feb 21, 2018
new mexico has lots of elevation and north of say I-10 its pretty damn cold there most of the year actually unless its dry.
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level 49
Jul 6, 2017
The worst thing about Florida isn't the heat, it's the humidity... and the mosquitoes... so much for paradise.
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level 70
Jul 6, 2017
And the drivers. (and I'm not talking about golf)
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level 39
Jan 12, 2018
haha my family vacations down there because of family and my uncle just curses every three seconds because SOMEONE is driving to kill
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level 47
Jul 6, 2017
Shorten the time allowed as this pretty much well is name the southernmost states and go from there.
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level 16
Jul 8, 2017
As a person living in Georgia, it makes me just sit and snicker when people on the Pacific coast complain about the heat.
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level 68
Sep 9, 2017
doesn't your snicker melt?
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level 57
Jul 12, 2017
If you want a list based off of solely their hottest temperature, try this: http://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/175112/states-with-the-hottest-recorded-temperature
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level 41
Jan 20, 2018
couldn't get Hawaii for the life of me
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level 56
Apr 17, 2018
I wrote Atlanta instead of Georgia :(
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level 75
May 13, 2018
"Hotorgia" doesn't really roll off the tongue.
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level 55
Jan 30, 2019
In celsius too, please
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level 50
Mar 23, 2019
Please list the temperatures in 3DES encryption.