Climate at a Glance

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Great Lakes Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
17.2°F
(-8.2°C)
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2006
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2002
Ties: 1930, 1996
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2002
Ties: 1917, 1981
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1945, 1982
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1968, 2009
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1902, 1908, 2009
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1910, 1978, 1979, 1993
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1896, 1915, 1928, 1938
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1898, 1957, 1984
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1932
Ties: 1903, 1957, 1979, 1984, 1997
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
74th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1903, 1985
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
70th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1975
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
68th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013, 2017
Ties: 1990
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1931, 1944, 1966, 1998
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1918
86th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1916, 1953, 1969
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
99th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1915, 1970, 1971, 1979

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/