Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1937, 1949
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1953
Ties: 1996
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
27.1°F
(-2.7°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2018
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1934
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1959, 1967
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2015
Ties: 1992, 2004, 2016
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015, 2022
Ties: 1941, 1968
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Ties: 1934, 1938, 2014
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917, 1949
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Ties: 2005
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1988, 2004
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1949
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1992, 2002, 2006
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1939, 2000
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913, 1950, 1957
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2016
Ties: 1968, 1990, 2002
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1914
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1995
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1915
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2018
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1936, 1964
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018, 2019
Ties: 1929, 1961, 1964, 1967

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