Climate at a Glance

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Great Lakes Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Ties: 1966, 1976
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
18.8°F
(-7.3°C)
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1951, 1979
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1970, 2014
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1979, 1993
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1929, 1943, 1973, 1986
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1902, 1924, 1941, 1948, 1955, 1966, 1975
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1937, 1958, 2004
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Ties: 1909, 1923, 2001
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2013
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2017
Ties: 1906, 1908
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1907, 1912, 1941, 1959, 1963, 1971, 1973, 1979, 1997
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1911, 1945, 1952, 1964, 1965, 1973, 1983
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1901, 1925, 1936, 1961, 1963, 1997
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1908
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2003
Ties: 1946, 1960, 1975, 1976

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/