Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
10.3°F
(-12.1°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
8.1°F
(4.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 2012
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1981
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
10.2°F
(-12.1°C)
2.9°F
(-16.2°C)
7.3°F
(4.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
12.5°F
(-10.8°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
6.6°F
(3.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1943
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
15.4°F
(-9.2°C)
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
20.8°F
(-6.2°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1945
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1945, 2008, 2017
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1927, 1937, 2008
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2018
Ties: 1926, 2001
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016, 2020
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2020
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1957, 1972
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2020
Ties: 1994
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1957
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017, 2020
Ties: 1980, 2007
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1957
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018, 2020
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1975
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1987, 1992, 2000
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2020
Ties: 1932, 1961, 1962, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/