Climate at a Glance

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Colorado

Minimum Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
7.6°F
(-13.6°C)
11.0°F
(-11.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1937
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2005
Ties: 1942
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
7.6°F
(-13.6°C)
11.9°F
(-11.2°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1981
Ties: 1910, 1930
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
14.7°F
(-9.6°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1979
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
17.0°F
(-8.3°C)
19.0°F
(-7.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2005, 2018
Ties: 1904
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
22.4°F
(-5.3°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999
Ties: 1910
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999
Ties: 1897
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1957
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1899, 1913
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1919, 1937
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1925
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1999
Ties: 1898, 1910, 1919, 1952, 1968
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1925
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016, 2018
Ties: 1897, 1932, 1972, 1984
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1925
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1920, 1928, 1965
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1907, 1923, 1951, 1953, 1980, 1994
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1913
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1940, 1966, 1994
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1925
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1909, 1944, 1945, 1969, 1972, 1974, 1980
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1898, 1900, 1918, 1925, 1931
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1929, 1934, 1947, 1952, 1968, 1969
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018, 2019
Ties: 1929, 1940, 1954, 1962, 1965, 1970
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1900
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1911, 1948, 1951, 1963, 1966, 1970, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/