Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1998

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1998
1-Month
0.6°F
(-17.4°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2012
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1981
Dec 1997–Jan 1998
2-Month
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2001
Ties: 1936
Nov 1997–Jan 1998
3-Month
7.5°F
(-13.6°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1943
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2001
Ties: 1940
Oct 1997–Jan 1998
4-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
Ties: 1960, 1999
Sep 1997–Jan 1998
5-Month
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
16.8°F
(-8.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
Aug 1997–Jan 1998
6-Month
23.2°F
(-4.9°C)
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
Ties: 1953, 1955
Jul 1997–Jan 1998
7-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
Ties: 1931, 1986
Jun 1997–Jan 1998
8-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
May 1997–Jan 1998
9-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1934
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2003
Ties: 1958, 1961, 2006
Apr 1997–Jan 1998
10-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1956
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Ties: 1944, 1945
Mar 1997–Jan 1998
11-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1956
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016, 2020
Ties: 2011
Feb 1997–Jan 1998
12-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1956
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2020
Ties: 2004, 2006
Aug 1996–Jan 1998
18-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1957, 1972
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1968, 1986
Feb 1996–Jan 1998
24-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1957
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017, 2020
Ties: 1936, 1946, 1991
Feb 1995–Jan 1998
36-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1957
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1928, 1937, 1990, 1992, 2000, 2002
Feb 1994–Jan 1998
48-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1975
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1961, 1985, 1988, 1991, 2013
Feb 1993–Jan 1998
60-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2020
Ties: 2002

Citing This Page

  • 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/