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Raleigh, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2004, 2016
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2018
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2004
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1994, 2009
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1985
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1953, 2003
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2011, 2016
Ties: 1953, 2003
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1958
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1995
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1963
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1953, 1954, 1971, 1993
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1963, 1967
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1952
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1976
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019, 2020
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969, 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1979, 1984

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