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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1964, 1966
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1966
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1966
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941, 1959, 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1943
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013, 2017
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1941
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1981
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1945, 1964
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1959
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1942
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1959, 1965, 1971
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1943, 1970
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1971, 1980, 1982
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1944
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2014
Ties: 1949, 1951, 1960, 1961, 1980
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1945
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1951

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/