February ties for sixth-warmest on record

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DENVER — February 2017 will go into the books tied as the sixth-warmest on record. Records go back to 1873.

The warmest February from 1873 to 2017 are:

  • 1954: 43.7 degrees
  • 1930: 42.3  degrees
  • 1925: 41.0 degrees
  • 1957: 40.7 degrees
  • 1943: 40.5 degrees
  • 2017, 1991, 1907: 40.3  degrees

The average monthly temperature of 40.3 degrees represents the average of all the high and low temperatures.