Climate at a Glance

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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2021

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2021
1-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2006
Dec 2020–Jan 2021
2-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1950
Ties: 1974, 2019
Nov 2020–Jan 2021
3-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002, 2016
Oct 2020–Jan 2021
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2016
Sep 2020–Jan 2021
5-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2016
Aug 2020–Jan 2021
6-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Jul 2020–Jan 2021
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Jun 2020–Jan 2021
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1972
May 2020–Jan 2021
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Apr 2020–Jan 2021
10-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1992, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1971, 1974, 2018
Mar 2020–Jan 2021
11-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1988, 2019
Feb 2020–Jan 2021
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1991, 2008
Aug 2019–Jan 2021
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1950, 1999
Feb 2019–Jan 2021
24-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2013, 2018
Ties: 2019
Feb 2018–Jan 2021
36-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2019
Ties: 2013
Feb 2017–Jan 2021
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980, 1982
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 2022
Feb 2016–Jan 2021
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/