Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1987

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
6.4°F
(3.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2012
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1981
Ties: 1931
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
12.0°F
(-11.1°C)
2.9°F
(-16.2°C)
9.1°F
(5.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2001
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
11.7°F
(-11.3°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1943
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2001
Ties: 1994
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
15.2°F
(-9.3°C)
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 1944
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2003
Ties: 1985, 2008
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 1930
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 1930
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1968, 1999, 2007
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1930, 1935
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2020
Ties: 1937, 1968, 1977, 1984, 1992, 1996, 2007
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1957, 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2020
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1957
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017, 2020
Ties: 1961, 1997, 2000
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1957
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017, 2018
Ties: 1938, 1961, 1970, 1986, 1991
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1975
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1979, 1992, 2000
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1940, 1948, 1986, 2013

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/