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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1974, 1978
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976, 1989
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1993
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 2003, 2018
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1985, 2004
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1941, 1991, 1994, 2004
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1982, 1991, 2008
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 2008
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967, 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950, 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1949, 1979, 2013
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949, 1973
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1958
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 2007
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 2004
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2003, 2009, 2015
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1963
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1975, 1976, 1990
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1966, 1967, 1969
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1998

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