Climate at a Glance

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1937, 1949
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1953
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1904, 1982
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 1907
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1934
Ties: 2001
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1928, 1942
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1936, 1955, 1965, 1984
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1949
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1903
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1899, 1960
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1906, 1929, 1960, 1972
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917, 1949
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1920, 1922
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1930
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913, 1950, 1957
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1914
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1921, 1932, 1985, 1987
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1915
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1926, 1953, 1972, 1974, 1985
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1906, 1907, 1934, 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/