Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
13.4°F
(-10.3°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-7.7°F
(-4.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1937
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2003
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
15.6°F
(-9.1°C)
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1981
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1932
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1913
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1925
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1913
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1899, 1933
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1913
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1908, 1933
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1933, 1952, 1979
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1913
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1965
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1913
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1907, 1923, 1928, 1942, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1983, 1994
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1913
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1963, 1985
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1913, 1914
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018, 2019
Ties: 1929, 1946
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1914
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1923, 1952, 1953, 1958, 1986
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1903, 1908, 1951, 1971
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1900, 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1929, 1949, 1950, 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/