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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1941, 2016
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1979
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1941, 2012, 2018
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1949
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1975
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1967, 1992
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1950
-- -- 2015
Ties: 1945
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1967
-- -- 2012
Ties: 1945
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1958
-- -- 2012
Ties: 1945
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2016
Ties: 1945, 1946
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2012
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1960
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2012
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1947, 1960, 1961
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1963
-- -- 2020
Ties: 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1960, 1961, 1962
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1969, 1982
-- -- 2020
Ties: 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/