Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
-4.5°F
(-20.3°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 2012
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1981
Ties: 1975
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
-0.2°F
(-17.9°C)
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2001
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
2.9°F
(-16.2°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1943
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2001
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
8.1°F
(-13.3°C)
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Ties: 1966, 1969
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Ties: 2012
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1934
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1962
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1956
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1956
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1957, 1972
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016, 2017
Ties: 1957
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1957
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1956
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1957
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017, 2018
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1975
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1935, 1950, 1956, 1977
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1949, 1952, 1965

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/