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Detroit, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
19.4°F
(-7.0°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2006
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1975
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1961, 1966
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1976
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016, 2017
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1962, 1965
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 2015
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1981
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1981
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1982
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2003, 2013, 2014, 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/