Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2020
1-Month
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
6.4°F
(-14.2°C)
6.4°F
(3.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1950
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2006
Dec 2019–Jan 2020
2-Month
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
9.6°F
(-12.4°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1950
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2021
Ties: 1989
Nov 2019–Jan 2020
3-Month
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
15.2°F
(-9.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1936, 1997
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2021
Oct 2019–Jan 2020
4-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2019
Sep 2019–Jan 2020
5-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1897, 1920
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2006
Ties: 1934, 1968
Aug 2019–Jan 2020
6-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1897
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1926, 1938
Jul 2019–Jan 2020
7-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1897
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1984
Jun 2019–Jan 2020
8-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1948, 1960
May 2019–Jan 2020
9-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1948, 1967, 2005
Apr 2019–Jan 2020
10-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2006
Ties: 1970
Mar 2019–Jan 2020
11-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1952
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1959, 1976, 2003
Feb 2019–Jan 2020
12-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1952
104th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1950, 1980
Aug 2018–Jan 2020
18-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Feb 2018–Jan 2020
24-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1952
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1938, 1949, 1970, 1973, 2010
Feb 2017–Jan 2020
36-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1952
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1924, 1963, 1975, 1977
Feb 2016–Jan 2020
48-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2002
Ties: 1984
Feb 2015–Jan 2020
60-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1900, 1952
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1992
Ties: 2006, 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/