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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1988
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1992, 1996
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1991
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1953, 1994
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1967, 1992
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1950
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1967
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1991
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1958
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2012
Ties: 2011, 2017
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1963
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1963
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Ties: 1991
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1963
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1954, 1955, 2003, 2014
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1963
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 2007, 2011, 2015
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969, 1982
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2013

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