Climate at a Glance

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
16.1°F
(-8.8°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-10.1°F
(-5.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1937, 1949
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1953
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
19.3°F
(-7.1°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
-7.8°F
(-4.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1917
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1986
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1949
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917, 1949
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1949
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1949
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1910
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1899, 1928, 1963, 1987
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1950, 1957
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1909, 1934, 1944, 1947, 1953, 1980, 1984, 1987
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1914
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1902, 1938, 1974
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1905, 1907, 1930
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1947, 1959, 1960, 1973, 1976, 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/