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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2006
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 1981
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2002, 2016
Ties: 1997, 2018
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1952
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1973
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1952, 1973
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964, 1984, 1996
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964, 1973, 2014, 2015
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1992, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1964, 1973, 1996
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1994
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1951, 1961
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013, 2018
Ties: 1962, 1968, 1981
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1980, 1982
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1964
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1981
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/