Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
11.0°F
(-11.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1937
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2005
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
12.2°F
(-11.0°C)
11.9°F
(-11.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1981
Ties: 1940, 1952
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
14.7°F
(-9.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1903, 1928, 1989, 2007
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2005, 2018
Ties: 1908, 1963, 1974
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1984, 1988
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1903, 1921, 1994, 2010
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1944, 1963, 1993
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899, 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1932, 1974, 1988
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1925
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1897, 1915, 1932
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1925
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016, 2018
Ties: 1897, 1932, 1973, 1984
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1925
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1912, 1969
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1904
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1903, 1920, 1931, 1937, 1940, 1966, 1977, 1979
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1934, 1938, 1943, 1952
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1925
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1909, 1944, 1945, 1969, 1973, 1974, 1980
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1898, 1900, 1918, 1925, 1931
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1911, 1912, 1923, 1958, 1970
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1950, 1953, 1979
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1900
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1912, 1946, 1947, 1974, 1978, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/