Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
19.9°F
(-6.7°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
-7.3°F
(-4.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1935, 1982
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1948
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1927
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1934
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1905, 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1910
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2016
Ties: 1898, 1934
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1936
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1903, 1959, 1968
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1920
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1896
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013, 2017
Ties: 1900, 1963, 1965
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1929, 1945
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1906
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1923, 1938, 1961, 1964, 1966, 1969
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1908
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013, 2014
Ties: 1939, 1967
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1908
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2013, 2014
Ties: 1943, 1945, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/