Climate at a Glance

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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2006
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2002
Ties: 1924, 1949
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1932
Ties: 1908, 1957, 1975, 1976, 2003
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1947, 1998, 2004
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1944, 1947, 1974
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1949, 1955, 1960, 1978, 2004
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1933, 1956, 1965, 1975
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2013
Ties: 1975, 1984, 1991, 2004, 2019
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1932, 2013
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1929, 1946, 1960
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1930, 1968, 1970
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1904, 1910, 1929, 1972
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907, 1908
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 1963, 1972, 1973, 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/