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Madison, Wisconsin

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
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Ties: 1960
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1941
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1943, 1960, 2001
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1969, 1993
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1990
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1957, 1967, 1985, 1990
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1955, 1980, 2010
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Ties: 1975, 2010
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1958, 1980, 2009
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1948, 1962, 1964, 1986, 1987, 2015
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1952
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1961, 1967
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1952
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1961, 1968
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1954, 1961
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1952, 1963
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1970

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