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Seattle, Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1981, 2003
Ties: 1991
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2003
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1981
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1985
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2008
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1973
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1949
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1985
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1956
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1959, 2015
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1956
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2012
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 2012
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1956, 1957
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1957
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1952, 1958
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1957
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1963, 1975, 2002, 2009
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1957
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1978, 1987
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1957, 1958
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1969, 1989

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