Climate at a Glance

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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
6.5°F
(3.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2006
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2002
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1983
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1983, 2005, 2013, 2020
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918, 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1947, 1981, 2004
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1941
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1947, 1958, 2004, 2005
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1907, 1961, 1975, 1978
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1975, 2003
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1921, 1949, 1960, 2004
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1897, 1916, 1926, 1986, 2009
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1932, 2013
Ties: 1953, 1962, 1963, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 2010
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2013
Ties: 1961, 1971
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1912, 1915, 1926, 1946, 1966
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907, 1908
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2003
Ties: 1953, 1969

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