Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
5.8°F
(-14.6°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2012
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1981
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
11.6°F
(-11.3°C)
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
8.6°F
(4.8°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2001
Ties: 1977
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
10.6°F
(-11.9°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1943
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2001
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
13.1°F
(-10.5°C)
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
18.4°F
(-7.6°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1931, 1998
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1934
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1935
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1934
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1990
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1960, 1964
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1956
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016, 2020
Ties: 1952, 2013
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1960, 1997
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1957, 1972
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1968, 1998
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1957
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017, 2020
Ties: 1955
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1957
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1938, 1961, 1970, 1987, 1991
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1975
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1940, 1948, 1987, 2013

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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/