Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1932
Ties: 1919, 1974
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1980, 1992
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 1906
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 2000, 2018
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012, 2016
Ties: 2018
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1953, 1958, 2014
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1949, 2010
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1978, 1986, 2003, 2005
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1986, 2005
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013, 2017
Ties: 1951, 1976, 1980
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1952, 1976, 1983, 1990, 1997
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1973, 1977, 1982
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013, 2014
Ties: 1948, 1961, 1980
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2021
Ties: 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/