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Rochester, Minnesota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
14.1°F
(-9.9°C)
18.5°F
(-7.5°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2010
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1944, 1962
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1944, 2017
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1912, 1971, 1982, 1988, 1990
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1934, 1990, 2002, 2018
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1954, 1962, 1970, 1991, 2014
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1960, 1965, 2014
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 2003
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1948, 1953
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1944, 1991
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1910, 1963, 1984, 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1952
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1945, 1962, 1974, 1978
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1972
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2001
Ties: 1966, 1982, 1985
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2002
Ties: 1967, 1979, 1980

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