Climate at a Glance

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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2006
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
16.8°F
(-8.4°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Ties: 1997
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Ties: 1997
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1979
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1952, 1978
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918, 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1920, 1930
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1951
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1905
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 1996
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2013
Ties: 2010
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1903, 1907, 1924
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1897, 1916, 1926, 1998, 2009
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932, 2013
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1949, 1972
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2013
Ties: 1901, 1946, 1959
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2002
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1931, 1959, 1960, 1974, 1977, 1978, 1983
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907, 1908
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1951, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/