Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
7.6°F
(-13.6°C)
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2012
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1981
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
2.9°F
(-16.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1934
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2001
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
8.0°F
(-13.3°C)
5.9°F
(-14.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1943
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2001
Ties: 1968, 2017
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
16.7°F
(-8.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Ties: 1980, 1981, 2007, 2011
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Ties: 1961, 1980, 2007, 2010
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1934
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2003
Ties: 1939
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1956
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1985
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1956
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1991, 1992
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1956
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2020
Ties: 1926, 1930, 1935, 1982
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957, 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2020
Ties: 1978
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017, 2020
Ties: 1930
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1957
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2017, 2018
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1984, 2009, 2011
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1975
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1961, 1985, 1991, 1998, 2013
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1991, 1992, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/