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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2006
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1950
Ties: 1979
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1961, 1996, 2009
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1964, 1996, 2011
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 2004, 2014
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1994
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1979
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1990
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1980, 1997, 2015
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2018
Ties: 1977, 1979
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2020
Ties: 1979
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/