Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
17.9°F
(10.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2012
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1981
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
6.3°F
(-14.3°C)
2.9°F
(-16.2°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1934
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2001
Ties: 1964
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
9.5°F
(-12.5°C)
5.8°F
(-14.6°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1943
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2001
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
14.2°F
(-9.9°C)
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1934
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
16.8°F
(-8.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1934
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2003
Ties: 2017
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1934
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1980, 1988, 2007, 2011
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 2007
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Ties: 1942, 2004
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1934
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2003
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1996, 2004, 2010
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1945, 1980, 1999
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2020
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1957, 1972
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2020
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1957
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017, 2020
Ties: 2011, 2014, 2022
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1957
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2001
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2020
Ties: 1982, 2015

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