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Detroit, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2006
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1994
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1982
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1968
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1994
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1965, 1970, 2015
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1970, 2001
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016, 2017
Ties: 1961, 1965, 1975, 1998, 2014
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1996
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Ties: 1971, 1972
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Ties: 1983, 1985
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1968, 1997, 1998
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1982
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1966
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2003, 2013, 2014, 2019
Ties: 1972, 1994

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