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Madison, Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
6.3°F
(3.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1983
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1947, 1975, 1997
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 2006, 2010, 2017, 2019
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1988, 2002
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1951, 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1988, 2002, 2006, 2019
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1988
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1951
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1973, 2000
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1951
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2001
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1998
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1951
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2001
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2002
Ties: 2003, 2008, 2012, 2013

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