Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
12.6°F
(-10.8°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-8.5°F
(-4.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1937
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2003
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
-8.2°F
(-4.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1981
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1932
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1925
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1931
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1912, 1924, 1932
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1924
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1913
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1913
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1924
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1933, 1952, 1973
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1897, 1984, 1985
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1931, 1932
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1940, 1951, 1957, 1983, 1988
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1914
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Ties: 1959
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1914
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1964, 1984, 1994
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1945, 1966, 1967, 1987
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1900, 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1947, 1980, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/