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Anchorage, Alaska

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
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
-10.9°F
(-6.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1981
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
17.7°F
(-7.9°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Ties: 1966
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1977
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1956
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1967, 1973
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1956
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1956
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1973
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1973
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1957
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1957
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1973
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1967
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1974
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1974
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1970
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1965, 1970

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