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Seattle, Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Ties: 1978, 1987, 1989
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1981
Ties: 1961, 1994, 1999, 2010
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 2000, 2010, 2020
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Ties: 2004, 2014, 2016
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2015
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949, 1956
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1966
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1949, 1956
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1993
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1956
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1999
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1956
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1999
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1950, 1956
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1989
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017
Ties: 1959
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1960, 1964, 2011, 2014
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018, 2019
Ties: 1969, 2011, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/