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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 2003
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1957, 2019
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1954, 2010, 2013
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1961, 1968
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1980, 1984, 1985
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1955, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1995
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1956, 1983, 1984, 1985
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967, 1992
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1965, 1969, 1983
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1950
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1983
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1956, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1988, 2000
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1958
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1989
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1963
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1970
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1963
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1944, 1979, 1989
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1963
51st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1966, 1985
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2020
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1947, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1969, 1982
-- -- 2020

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