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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1950
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1964
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1959
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1968, 1988
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1969
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1951, 1996
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1997
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1986, 2004
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1949, 1958, 1976, 1980
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1949, 1953
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1959
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1986
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1964
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1953
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1955, 1976
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1964
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013, 2019
Ties: 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/