Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
10.6°F
(5.9°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 2012
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1981
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
6.4°F
(-14.2°C)
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1930
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
5.6°F
(-14.7°C)
5.8°F
(-14.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1943
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1952, 1970, 1982
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1982
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1942, 2004
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1938, 2006
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1934
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1931, 1968, 1996
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1955, 1995
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2020
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1980, 1985
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1957, 1972
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2020
Ties: 1988
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1957
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2020
Ties: 1985
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1957
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1959
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1975
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1966, 1969
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1936

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/