Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

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
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1950
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1995
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1950, 2016
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1974
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1898, 1922, 1923
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1901
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1907, 1914, 1916, 1920, 2006, 2013
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1914, 1974, 2011
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1916, 1986
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1946, 1952, 1960, 2003, 2011
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1907, 1917, 1924, 1954, 1988, 2001
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1923, 2018
Ties: 1900, 1916, 1936, 1989, 1991
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1966, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1998
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1918, 1961, 1963, 1981
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970, 1981
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020, 2021
Ties: 1964, 1965

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/