Climate at a Glance

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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2006
Ties: 1996
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1968
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Ties: 1913
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 2015
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1924, 1961, 1991
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1953, 1987, 2011, 2019
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918, 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1932
Ties: 1913, 1935, 1940, 1976, 1992
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 1932
Ties: 1937, 1950, 1992, 2003
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Ties: 1992, 2019
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1932
Ties: 1935
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2013
Ties: 2008
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2013
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2013
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1932, 2013
Ties: 1933
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2002
Ties: 1923, 1924, 1932, 2015, 2016
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907, 1908
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2003
Ties: 1932

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/