Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1937
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1986
Ties: 1914, 2019
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1981
Ties: 1951, 1994, 2009
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1973
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1900, 1967, 2004
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1904
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1934
Ties: 1904
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1947, 1966, 1970, 1980, 1991, 1992
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1947, 1970
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1934
Ties: 1932, 1948, 1980, 1983
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1935, 2018
Ties: 1939, 1960, 1991
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1935, 2013
Ties: 1915, 1933, 1942
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2013
Ties: 1907, 1931, 1969, 1972, 1979, 1985
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1897, 1948, 1970, 1983
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1913
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1935
Ties: 1938, 1948, 1975, 1977
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1914, 1925
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1909, 1952, 1958, 1986
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1914
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1970, 1977
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1905, 1912, 1928, 1949, 1963, 1968, 1969
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1905, 1911, 1946, 1963, 1966, 1978, 1980, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/